Bug Fix Advisory conga bug fix and enhancement update

Advisory: RHBA-2011:0033-1
Type: Bug Fix Advisory
Severity: N/A
Issued on: 2011-01-12
Last updated on: 2011-01-12
Affected Products: RHEL Clustering (v. 5 server)


Updated Conga packages that fix numerous bugs and add enhancements are now

The Conga project is a management system for remote workstations. It
consists of luci, which is a secure web-based front-end, and ricci, which
is a secure daemon that dispatches incoming messages to underlying
management modules.

This update applies the following bug fixes:

* Support for configuring the fence_ifmib, fence_cisco_mds, fence_ucs, and
fence_ilo_mp fencing agents has been added (BZ#637216, BZ#626817, BZ#637222,
* Support for configuring the "power_wait" attribute for fencing agents has been
added (BZ#584633)
* Support for designating resources in a service as non-critical has been added
* Support for configuring broadcast network operation (instead of multicast) has
been added (BZ#525802)
* Support for configuring KVM VM resources has been updated (BZ#603114)
* Support for the fence_vmware fencing agent has been updated (BZ#590311)
* Support for deleting a failover domain has been added (BZ#555862)
* A bug that caused luci to timeout when communicating with ricci clients has
been fixed (BZ#564490)
* A bug that caused configuration of fence_drac5 to not populate the
cluster.conf correctly has been fixed (BZ#577913)
* The configuration of quorum disk has been updated (BZ#606509)
* A bug that caused adding new cluster nodes to sometimes fail has been fixed
* A bug that caused configuring SAP database resources when using the Internet
Explorer web browser to fail has been fixed (BZ#513004)
* Support for configuring the Oracle resource type has been updated (BZ#587399)
* A bug that caused some valid hostnames to be rejected when added in the create
cluster or add node dialogs has been fixed (BZ#501780)
* A bug that caused the "auth" and "password" attributes to not be stored for
the fence_ipmilan fencing agent has been fixed (BZ#533246)
* Help output has been added to ricci (BZ#602459)
* Support for configuring fstype as xfs and ext4 in filesystem resources has
been added (BZ#636554)
* Man pages for ricci and luci_admin have been added (BZ#602362)
* Support for the new "orainstance" and "oralistener" resource agents has been
added. (BZ#493662)

All Conga users are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which
resolve these issues and add these enhancements.


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

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

Updated packages

RHEL Clustering (v. 5 server)

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(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

493662 - RFE: Separate the Oracle 10g Failover Instance in Conga to two resources called "Oracle Instance" and "Oracle Listener".
501780 - Luci invalidates some "system hostnames" that are valid
513004 - Conga does not remember SAP database type in IE6/8 from shared resource
525802 - RFE - Request configuration of new broadcast option of openais integrated into conga
533246 - Conga does not write "auth" or "password" when creating IPMI LAN fence device
555862 - Luci does not have an option to delete failover domain
564490 - Luci will randomly timeout communicating with ricci clients
577913 - Fence_drac5 will not popluate the luci interface correctly when adding fence device to node
582348 - Remove the "interface" field from the multicast configuration dialog
587399 - Clarification on "type" when configuring oracledb resources
590311 - luci vmware fencing gui and fence_vmware script parameter conflict
602362 - ricci and luci_admin do not have man pages
602459 - ricci doesn't provide usage information when run with -h (or --help)
603114 - Can't create KVM guest resources without a path to the XML file
606509 - luci requires wrongly requires users to fill interval / minimum score / votes fields for qdisk configuration
612300 - conga will fail to start a new node that is added via luci
628102 - Support for iLO MP fence agent missing
636554 - Support ext4 and xfs file systems in conga for file system agents
637222 - [Cisco 5.6 feat] Include Cisco UCS Fencing Agent
637259 - RFE: Critical/Non-Critical services & resources luci support
639096 - Add luci support for configuring fence_rhevm



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