Enhancement Advisory new packages: imagefactory

Advisory: RHEA-2012:0588-1
Type: Product Enhancement Advisory
Severity: N/A
Issued on: 2012-05-15
Last updated on: 2012-05-15
Affected Products: Red Hat CloudForms


New imagefactory packages are now available for CloudForms 1.0.

imagefactory allows you to create system images for multiple virtualization and
cloud providers from a single template definition. For more information, refer
to http://aeolusproject.org/projects/imagefactory.

This enhancement update adds the imagefactory packages to CloudForms 1.0.

All users who require imagefactory are advised to install these new packages.


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

This update is available via Red Hat Network. Details on how to use the Red Hat
Network to apply this update are available at

Updated packages

Red Hat CloudForms

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Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

697909 - imagefactory daemon should not report start if qpid is down?
697943 - building a template has boto status code error
715018 - image factory rsync errors on some selinux commands
717476 - bad python-boto version causes imgfac push to fail with SignatureDoesNotMatch AWS Secret Access Key and signing method
718002 - support ability to specify push of images that may use local repository content for private clouds
718226 - Guests built for VMware allow ssh as root with default password
718333 - Unable to push F15 image to EC2
721097 - Failure to push images built with multiple targets.
725803 - duplicate push failed image factory qpid events
726107 - [RFE] More descriptive logging for aeolus-image failures
731490 - Need build completion notification outside of tailing imagefactory.log using CLI
731502 - Hard coded "Fedora" notification for RHEL6 build
731605 - aeulus-image build fails to build RHEL 6.x images when using separate boot.iso
731857 - No network on RHEL6 images imported in RHEV
732743 - RHEL 6 deployable fails to launch in RHEV-M 3.0
733020 - "fatal: Not a git repository (or any of the parent directories): .git" error observed while building rpms in image factory
737099 - RFE: screen shots could default to /var/www/html, include link in logs
740622 - Need new JEOS image due to RHUI migration to RHUI 2.0
741748 - pushing vsphere/rhevm images displays console passwd in plain txt
741790 - instance.stop needs to be instance.terminate when using python-boto-2.0-1.fc15.noarch
741962 - imagefactory start: ImportError: cannot import name ParseError
745491 - Need schema version in definition xml
746791 - rhevm push fails with 'timeout' value is not an integer
749653 - Oz: intermittent ssh timeout during customize_and_generate_icicle
749709 - 500 error trying to push rhevm images on a RHEL aeolus install
758495 - unable to pull rpm from fedorapeople.. during oz install due to appended colon
761254 - imagefactory only allows one image to be built
765614 - parameterize the hwp used when ec2 instances push.. currently t1.micro (bad)
766414 - RHEL57 built w/ imagefactory kernel panic when launching in vsphere 4.x
769938 - Imagefactory building for vsphere,condorcloud and rhevm FAILED
782950 - change "max_concurrent_local_sessions": 1 to "2"
783471 - audrey agent in ec2 can't read /etc/sysconfig/cloud-info
783590 - factory: RuntimeError: mount_options: /dev/vda2 on /boot: mount: unknown filesystem type 'LVM2_member'
787023 - aeolus image build is having trouble w/ multiple targets
790311 - Failed push leaves the temporary image (created while pushing) running in aws account
790528 - multiprovider build error: RuntimeError: link: /tmp/.guestfs-0/kernel /tmp/.guestfs-0/kernel.10139: File exists
795935 - Remove credentials from /etc/imagefactory/ provider.json files
796417 - imagefactory.log permissions are too open by default
802875 - Rpmdiff failure(s) for build imagefactory-1.0.0rc8-1.el6
805231 - add RHEL58 to jeos config rpm

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