Enhancement Advisory Red Hat OpenStack Platform 9 images Release Candidate Advisory

Advisory: RHEA-2016:1598-2
Type: Product Enhancement Advisory
Severity: N/A
Issued on: 2016-08-18
Last updated on: 2017-03-13
Affected Products: Red Hat OpenStack 9.0 director for RHEL 7


rhosp-director-images packages are now available for Red Hat OpenStack Platform
9 Release Candidate.

Changes to the rhosp-director-images component:

* This update resolves an issue whereby the image building process was missing
DIB_CLOUD_INIT_ETC_HOSTS=false, which would result in the '/etc/hosts' file
containing entries for the node names and FQDN pointing to the loopback address,
causing the cluster to be unable to start. (BZ#1337465)


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

Red Hat OpenStack Platform 9 runs on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.2.

The Red Hat OpenStack Platform 9 Release Notes contain the following:
* An explanation of the way in which the provided components interact to form a
working cloud computing environment.
* Technology Previews, Recommended Practices, and Known Issues.
* The channels required for Red Hat OpenStack Platform 9, including which
channels need to be enabled and disabled.

The Release Notes are available at:

This update is available through 'yum update' on systems registered through Red
Hat Subscription Manager. For more information about Red Hat Subscription
Manager, see:


Updated packages

Red Hat OpenStack 9.0 director for RHEL 7

File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:1505
    MD5: 877d47bb724d7b7d1db0689964f59a19
SHA-256: 546f8209763f59eed95fc17480785b335892c62591982fdf7ebc3e5e6b845ea8
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:1505
    MD5: c4003d645420cad064b3155b440aebb0
SHA-256: 48bdbafd8c731db915b40ea296cd640fbac68474c76f1fe1fd2d6890dbc06003
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:1505
    MD5: fcdcb992ab2a46d64ab8c03d8e5d8484
SHA-256: 7c5e3770e920d9a3da19817fd4d46ac6a8eb5ef16903b776de1c738595a3444b
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

1337465 - Overcloud nodes /etc/hosts file contains entry pointing to the loopback address for the nodes hostname
1358923 - New images for director.

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