Bug Fix Advisory ceph-installer, ceph-ansible, and ceph-iscsi-ansible update

Advisory: RHBA-2017:1496-1
Type: Bug Fix Advisory
Severity: N/A
Issued on: 2017-06-19
Last updated on: 2017-06-19
Affected Products: Red Hat Storage Console 2 for RHEL 7


An update for ceph-installer, ceph-ansible, and ceph-iscsi-ansible is now
available for Red Hat Storage Console 2.

The ceph-installer package provides an HTTP API to provision and control the
deployment process of Ceph clusters.

The ceph-ansible package provides Ansible playbooks for installing, maintaining,
and upgrading Red Hat Ceph Storage.

The ceph-iscsi-ansible package provides Ansible playbooks for deploying Ceph
iSCSI gateways.

Bug Fixes and Enhancements:

For detailed information on changes in this release, see the Red Hat Ceph
Storage 2.3 Release Notes available at:



Before applying this update, make sure all previously released errata
relevant to your system have been applied.

For details on how to apply this update, refer to:


Updated packages

Red Hat Storage Console 2 for RHEL 7

ceph-ansible-2.2.11-1.el7scon.src.rpm     MD5: cee3985578087ed3b855e11c769f369e
SHA-256: f4ed9f09f8d23b8c4bec8ecb1458d26860dbf91225f815b8235867cecf4a3d61
ceph-installer-1.3.0-1.el7scon.src.rpm     MD5: 1502fe5982aedea7693314f8a63e9e44
SHA-256: 132411a763eac233352924b179b0d1990cb193bfb97888b59cf65a976ecd4397
ceph-iscsi-ansible-1.5-5.el7scon.src.rpm     MD5: 03192a4bb666bd86af34fc533307e85f
SHA-256: 679a7475bc38e674fed1449ad31bf0d4da6c88d32afce952cf5b22994f38ba79
ceph-ansible-2.2.11-1.el7scon.noarch.rpm     MD5: 105fbaeb2d77a8b217961940faffeaba
SHA-256: 141038501c6a8ff05fc721116a8a9bab0b5498d192549ac3cf7579da52bf614b
ceph-installer-1.3.0-1.el7scon.noarch.rpm     MD5: 0a06d799391f3d83199430c7a867fe74
SHA-256: 8da01967509dc70ddb41e6d02dc33048c24d4a2ce0d527bf464990bfa4ccf5b9
ceph-iscsi-ansible-1.5-5.el7scon.noarch.rpm     MD5: daf1048d4298c91d28749cd1e4282d05
SHA-256: c145a94ceaac1c2ee91cb2e7701a9ae3580fd82aab9734851471d2aa61ee904b
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

1310214 - Bootstrap errors message: system not supported
1323313 - [ceph-ansible] : purge cluster failed for mon node
1324231 - [ceph-ansible] : purge cluster process should not check for OSD devices on MON and rgw nodes and should not give error 'Device not defined'
1333694 - [ceph-ansible] purge cluster failing on ceph 2.0 ubuntu
1334411 - [ceph-ansible] : UBUNTU : purge cluster failed in task 'remove Upstart and apt logs and cache' with error - 'Missing become password'
1354062 - [ceph-installer API] : Installation fails on RHEL 6.6 with message ' Unable to determine a supported system'
1354063 - [ceph-ansible]: Installation should fail or should give warning message if node has ubuntu 14.04 OS
1365368 - cluster name doesn't reflect what's given in ceph-ansible 'group_vars/all' file.
1376283 - [containers]: configuration of ceph-clusters with ansible fails at task - 'check the partition status of the journal devices'
1384846 - [ceph-ansible]: can fail with "Invalid partition data!"
1391500 - ceph-ansible should enable default bucket object quota for new ceph installs
1395451 - vfs_cache_pressure at 50 could cause issues
1396742 - [ceph-ansible] : rolling_update.yml - description/comment about 'serial' config variable is incomplete/misleading
1408848 - [RFE] Alert user to set $CEPH_CONF var if cluster name is non-default
1413197 - Allow RGW to be installed/configured by an API endpoint
1420207 - ceph-ansible fails to pull downstream docker image
1420855 - ceph-ansible installs six and docker-py from PyPI with pip
1437173 - RGW install support in ceph-ansible
1441954 - [ceph-ansible]: ansible trying to install OSD and MDS on wrong nodes.
1442016 - [Rolling update]: Calamari-server packages are not upgraded as part of rolling update
1444444 - OSD or MON creation and configuration is failing with latest ceph-ansible builds
1445750 - ceph-iscsi-ansible needs to support TCMU based LIO implementations
1447013 - Invalid condition in 'copy osd restart script' handler task (ceph-ansible)
1447179 - [ceph-ansible] : Installation fails in pull image task as it tries to fetch from docker.io eventhough 'ceph_docker_registry' is set to something else
1451811 - Add support for fusionIO devices
1452061 - ignore error when mon keyring doesn't exist
1452063 - monitor_interface: document need to use monitor_address when using IPv6
1452166 - add luminous to ceph_release_num
1452431 - [RHCeph 2.3]: Can't install/Unsupported on RHEL 7.2
1453119 - Bad condition in install_on_redhat.yml leads to installation of ceph-osd on MON node
1454945 - playbook includes ceph-iscsi-gw files causing conflict with ceph-iscsi-ansible rpm
1455187 - [ceph-ansible] [ceph-container] : purge cluster fails with error 'raw_journal_devices is undefined' for collocated journal and non dmcrypt osd options
1455266 - Deploying mon containers fail with: 'dict object' has no attribute u'mgrs'
1459697 - [ceph-ansible] [ceph-container] : Intsallation fails with 'ceph-ansible-2.2.10-1.el7' and few variables are missing in config files

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