OnApp 5.5.0-87 Update

Starting from the 5.5.0-87 update, OnApp provides support for vCloud Director 9.1.

This version of a Control Panel and CloudBoot update was released on Apr 4, 2018. The information below refers to the release notes and upgrade instructions for the Control Panel. For information on the CloudBoot release notes and upgrade instructions, refer to OnApp 5.5 Patch 5 CloudBoot Update.

KeyRelease NotesAffects Version/s

CORE-11875

Reimplemented the logic for deactivating the wrong activated logical volumes to skip virtual servers that are locked during hot migration.
CORE-10912Fixed the issue when the VS was not responding when building a Windows 2016/10 VS with the CPU topology enabled.5.0-5.5

CORE-11101

Fixed the issue when the user dashboard showed unlimited vCD resources even though limits were set in Resource Pool.5.5
CORE-11415Fixed the issue when monthly bills data was not displayed for vCD groups but available for users of these groups. 5.5
CORE-9580Fixed the issue when the VS wizard confirmation step did not reflect the instance package parameters.5.0-5.5
CORE-11868Fixed the issue when CP increased failure_count without postponing in case of pending or running backup on VS. 5.5
CORE-11929Fixed the issue when replication was set up incorrectly if VS had multiple disks.5.5
CORE-11923Fixed the issue when it was impossible to resize VS on XEN compute resources if the Max Memory limit was exceeded.5.5
CORE-7960Fixed the issue when orphaned backups appeared after changing an owner with empty backups_action.5.2-5.5

Patch Installation

  • The instructions below are relevant if you already run OnApp 5.5.0 version. If you are upgrading from OnApp 5.4.x. version, run the full upgrade procedure. For more information, refer to the Upgrade Guide.
  • You do not need to update static compute resources if you already run OnApp 5.5.0-83 version. If you run a version that is prior to 5.5.0-75, please perform the Upgrade of Static Compute Resources.

Upgrade Control Panel Server

To apply the patch into Control Panel (running 5.5.0 version):

  1. Update OnApp YUM repository file:

    # rpm -Uvh http://rpm.repo.onapp.com/repo/onapp-repo-5.5.noarch.rpm


  2. Update the Control Panel installer package:

    # yum update onapp-cp-install
  3. Run the Control Panel installer:

    # /onapp/onapp-cp-install/onapp-cp-install.sh

    At the end of the update, you need to reply 'yes' when the system offers to download ISOs and images. This is required to install version 6.9 recovery images.

Patch Installation for Clouds with High Availability Control Panel

If you are a High Availability Control Panel customer, it is recommended that you contact support for help with the procedure described below. Be aware, that if the configuration below is performed incorrectly it may cause damage to your cloud.

To apply the patch for clouds with the High Availability Control Panel run the following commands on all  Control Panel servers:

  1. Disable managing resources on all nodes by running the following command once on any of the nodes:

    # crm configure property maintenance-mode=true
  2. Update OnApp YUM repository file:

    # rpm -Uvh http://rpm.repo.onapp.com/repo/onapp-repo-5.5.noarch.rpm
  3. Run the Control Panel installer:

    # /onapp/onapp-cp-install/onapp-cp-install.sh

    At the end of the update, you need to reply 'yes' when the system offers to download ISOs and images. This is required to install version 6.9 recovery images.

  4. Switch all nodes back online by running the following command once on any of the nodes:

     # crm configure property maintenance-mode=false

    Ensure that the lsyncd service is not started during the whole CP upgrade procedure. In separate consoles, connect to all three CP servers and run the following command:

    watch -n 0.1 /etc/init.d/lsyncd stop