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v2023.05.25-0

Released on May 25, 2023

New Features

  • Adds Rook add-on version 1.11.6.
  • Adds support for Oracle Linux 8.8.
  • Adds support for Rocky Linux 9.2 and RHEL 9.2.

Improvements

  • Improves logs for Registry add-on.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes issue where the additionalNoProxyAddresses value was not properly propagated through the additional-no-proxy-addresse flag in the outputted commands.
  • Fixes OpenSSL calls used to configure Rook add-on by explicitly specifying the digest method in order to support RHEL 9.2.
  • Fixes OpenSSL calls used to configure Registry add-on by explicitly specifying the digest method in order to support RHEL 9.2.

v2023.05.22-0

Released on May 22, 2023

New Features

Improvements

  • Adds further log information for Docker Proxy settings configuration.
  • Adds further log information for containerd installations and configuration on version 1.5.10 or later.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue with the Weave add-on for version 2.8.1-20230417 that prevented symbolic links to /opt/cni/bin from working.
  • Fixes an issue that caused Rook upgrades from 1.0.4 to 1.8.x or later to fail with the error "pod has unsupported owner ReplicaSet".
  • Improves stability of upgrades to Rook version 1.5.12.
  • Updates the Velero add-on version 1.11.0 with new replicated/local-volume-provider image version v0.5.3 to address the following high severity CVE: CVE-2022-29458.

v2023.05.15-0

Released on May 15, 2023

New Features

Bug Fixes

  • Adds fixes to ensure that the Firewalld check verifies if it is enabled and active, and to provide more comprehensive information about the Firewalld check.

v2023.05.11-0

Released on May 11, 2023

New Features

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue that causes installations to fail when running preflight checks and the file /etc/kubernetes/admin.conf is not found due to a previous failed Kubernetes installation.

v2023.05.08-0

Released on May 8, 2023

New Features

Improvements

  • Reduces OpenEBS resource usage by removing NDM.
  • Removes the rook-upgrade task.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue on RHEL 7 based distributions that caused the script to improperly calculate the bundle size when upgrading multiple Kubernetes versions and print the message 'total_archive_size + "935": syntax error: operand expected (error token is ""935"")'.
  • Fixes an issue where high availability MinIO deployments were not migrated to Rook's object store.
  • Fixes an issue that caused Rook upgrades of more than one minor version to upgrade to the latest patch version for the target minor version rather than to the specified patch version.
  • Fixes an issue when upgrading Rook from v1.4.x or later in an air gap environment that caused the script to fail with ImagePullBackoff errors due to the failure to prompt the user to load images on remote nodes.

v2023.04.24-0

Released on April 24, 2023

New Features

  • Updates the Kubernetes add-on to support upgrading Kubernetes by more than two minor versions at the same time using a single spec. For air gap instances, users must provdide a package with the required assets during upgrade. For more information, see Upgrading in the kURL documentation.
  • Adds Rook add-on verison 1.11.4.
  • Adds Weave add-on versions 2.8.1-20230417 and 2.6.5-20230417 to address the following high and critical severity CVEs: CVE-2023-27536, CVE-2023-27533, CVE-2023-27534, CVE-2023-27535.
  • Adds Prometheus add-on versions 0.63.0-45.10.1 and 0.63.0-45.15.0.
  • Adds MinIO add-on version RELEASE.2023-04-13T03-08-07Z.

Improvements

  • Updates kURL to use the kurl-install-directory specified for host os repositories. Previously, this was hardcoded to /var/lib/kurl.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue to ensure that the tasks.sh reset script respects the kurl-install-directory flag or discovers the directory from the cluster.
  • Fixes an issue that caused the installation script to prompt for a load balancer address when running the installer with ekco-enable-internal-load-balancer.

v2023.04.13-0

Released on April 13, 2023

New Features

  • Adds Rook add-on verison 1.11.3.
  • Adds Weave add-on version 2.8.1-20230406 to address the following high severity CVE: CVE-2023-0464.
  • Updates the Velero add-on version 1.10.2 with new kurlsh/s3cmd image to address the following high severity CVE: CVE-2023-0464.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue that causes migrations from Docker to containerd on multi-node clusters to fail with the error "Downgrading containerd is not supported".
  • Fixes an issue that could cause installations to fail with the error "/var/lib/kurl does not exist" when using the kurl-install-directory flag.

v2023.04.11-0

Released on April 11, 2023

New Features

  • Adds support for RHEL and Rocky Linux 9.
  • Makes the EKCO add-on mandatory.
  • Updates kURL to always install the latest version of the EKCO add-on add-on, even if the EKCO add-on is not specified or if a different version is specified.
  • Adds EKCO add-on version 0.26.5, and removes all versions earlier than 0.26.5.
  • Adds MinIO add-on version RELEASE.2023-03-24T21-41-23Z.
  • Adds Prometheus add-on version 0.63.0-45.8.0, 0.63.0-45.8.1, and 0.63.0-45.9.1.
  • Adds Contour add-on version 1.24.3.
  • Adds Containerd add-on version 1.6.20.
  • Updates the Registry add-on version 2.8.1 with new kurlsh/s3cmd image to address the following high severity CVE: CVE-2023-0464.

Improvements

  • Adds a preflight check to ensure sufficient disk space is available for the Containerd, Rook, and OpenEBS add-ons.
  • Adds a preflight check to ensure Kubernetes API Server is healthy prior to Kubernetes upgrades.
  • Adds a preflight check to ensure Kubernetes API Server load balancer health prior to Kubernetes upgrades.
  • Adds a preflight check to ensure Kubernetes API and ETCD certificates are present and valid prior to Kubernetes upgrades.
  • Adds a preflight check to ensure nodes are healthy prior to Kubernetes upgrades.
  • Adds a preflight check to ensure that kURL Pod(s) are running prior to Kubernetes upgrades.
  • Adds a preflight check to ensure that MinIO pods are running prior to migrating object store data from Rook.
  • Adds a preflight check to ensure that OpenEBS and Rook-Ceph are healthy prior to migrating from Rook to OpenEBS.
  • Adds a preflight check to ensure that Longhorn and OpenEBS are healthy prior to migrating from Longhorn to OpenEBS.
  • Adds a preflight check to ensure that Longhorn and Rook-Ceph are healthy prior to migrating from Longhorn to Rook Ceph.
  • Adds a preflight check to prevent unsupported migrations from Longhorn to OpenEBS versions earlier than 3.3.0 and without an object store when Registry is present.
  • Adds the ability to upgrade the containerd add-on in a kURL cluster by two minor versions at the same time.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue that could cause rerunning the install script to fail if the Kubernetes binaries are installed but the cluster was never installed or configured.

v2023.03.28-0

Released on March 28, 2023

New Features

Improvements

  • Adds preflight checks to prevent installations without the kotsadm.disableS3 option set to true from continuing without an Object Store.
  • Adds preflight checks to prevent migrating from Rook to OpenEBS without MinIO when the Registry add-on is included in the spec.
  • Removes the optional flag force-reapply-addons and makes it the default behavior to reapply all add-ons regardless of whether or not they change.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue when upgrading from Kubernetes releases that caused the script to fail with error "connection refused" and the message "couldn't retrieve DNS addon deployments"
  • Fixes an issue that could cause the installation script to exit with an error when running preflights if kubectl is installed but Kubernetes is not installed or the cluster is down.
  • Fixes an issue that prevented Rook from being fully removed after a migration to another PV provisioner.
  • Fixes an issue that allowed the object store to be migrated more than one time during a storage migration.

v2023.03.21-0

Released on March 21, 2023

New Features

  • Adds Kubernetes version(s) 1.26.3 1.25.8 1.24.12 1.23.17 1.22.17.
  • Adds a preflight check to ensure that a host is not updated with a version of the Kubernetes installer that is earlier than the version currently running in the cluster.
  • Adds better logging information that highlights failures and warnings when migrating from Rook.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue when migrating from Rook that caused the Rook Ceph preflight health check to incorrectly report that Ceph was unhealthy because Ceph version information could not be found. This issue was caused by a bug in Rook Ceph versions earlier than 1.4.8.
  • Fixes broken upgrades caused by not being able to uninstall Rook. Upgrade failures are highlighted in the console with further information.
  • Fixes an issue where the installation script got stuck when migrating from Rook. Added timeouts with further information displayed in the console.
  • Fixes a bug where Rook data was not removed after Rook Ceph was removed from the cluster.
  • Fixes a bug in the Kubernetes installer v2023.03.20-0 where the registry add-on failed to create the object store.

v2023.03.20-0

Released on March 20, 2023

New Features

Improvements

  • Adds checks to ensure that Rook Ceph and its Object Store are healthy before migrating from Rook to OpenEBS and Minio.
  • Adds checks and better log information when removing Rook or Longhorn to notify users of the reasons for a failure.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue where the weave-to-flannel-{primary,secondary} tasks fail with "Flannel images not present...".

v2023.03.13-0

Released on March 13, 2023

New Features

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes upgrade timeouts by adding a check to wait for Rook rollout from 1.5.9 to 1.10.8 as is done for Rook 1.10.11.
  • Adds a preflight check to prevent unsupported migrations from Rook to OpenEBS versions earlier than 3.3.0.
  • Fixes an issue where MinIO failed to update when running in high availability mode.
  • Fixes issue failed to find plugin /opt/cni/bin/weave-net when the installer is checking cluster networking by deleting the weave-net pod when the binary is not found to let it be re-created successfully.
  • Increases timeout from 5 to 10 minutes waiting for sync-object-store pod to complete as part of the object store migration from Rook to OpenEBS.

v2023.03.07-0

Released on March 7, 2023

New Features

Improvements

  • Adds colors to the preflight checks results to improve the user experience.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue when migrating from Weave to Flannel that incorrectly prompts to load images with the airgap flag when online and without when offline.
  • Fixes an issue that causes an HA install to fail after a node has been reset with error "stat: cannot stat '/etc/kubernetes/manifests/haproxy.yaml': No such file or directory".

v2023.02.23-0

Released on February 23, 2023

New Features

  • Adds Prometheus add-on version 0.63.0-45.2.0.
  • Adds Weave add-on versions 2.6.5-20230222 and 2.8.1-20230222 to address the following high severity CVEs: CVE-2022-4450, CVE-2023-0215, CVE-2023-0286.
  • Updates Registry add-on version 2.8.1 with new kurlsh/s3cmd image to address the following high severity CVEs: CVE-2022-4450, CVE-2023-0215, CVE-2023-0286.
  • Adds MinIO add-on version RELEASE.2023-02-22T18-23-45Z.
  • Adds EKCO add-on version 0.26.4.
  • Adds Velero add-on version 1.10.1.

Improvements

  • kURL no longer chooses the node name and instead defers to kubeadm to infer the node name from the hostname.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue where EKCO serialized an incorrect kubeadm ClusterStatus(kubeadm.k8s.io/v1beta2) config when purging a node with ekco-purge-node.sh for Kubernetes version 1.21 and earlier. Moreover, this bug prevented adding new nodes to the Kuberenetes cluster.

v2023.02.21-0

Released on February 21, 2023

New Features

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue that causes the install script to fail with error "ctr: flags --detach and --rm cannot be specified together" when using Containerd 1.6.18 and the EKCO Internal Load Balancer.

v2023.02.17-0 - Withdrawn

Released on February 17, 2023

important

v2023.02.17-0 has been removed because Containerd 1.6.18 is incompatible with high availability installations using the EKCO internal load balancer.

New Features

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue that causes Rook multi-version upgrades to fail if add-on airgap packages exist on the server prior to upgrading.
  • Fixes a rare race condition that could cause data loss when migrating between storage providers.

v2023.02.16-0

Released on February 16, 2023

New Features

  • Adds MinIO add-on version RELEASE.2023-02-10T18-48-39Z.
  • Warn the user if there is likely to be insufficient space to upgrade Rook multiple versions.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes a misconfiguration in the kubelet that caused Kubernetes to garbage collect the pause image, which caused new containers to fail to start and get stuck in ContainerCreating.

v2023.02.14-0

Released on February 14, 2023

New Features

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes a broken link to the Rook zapping procedure in the output of the installation script.
  • Changes the kubelet service file permissions to 600 to fix CIS benchmark failure 4.1.1: "Ensure that the kubelet service file permissions are set to 600 or more restrictive".
  • Fixes an issue where containers were stuck in a ContainerCreating state after a Kubernetes upgrade.

v2023.02.06-1

Released on February 6, 2023

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue in Velero add-on version 1.9.5 where restores fail to pull the velero-restic-restore-helper image in air gapped environments.

v2023.02.06-0

Released on February 6, 2023

New Features

Improvements

  • If there are multiple network interfaces on a single host, the Flannel add-on prompts users to choose an interface or use the interface of the private-address flag when specified, instead of using the default gateway interface.
  • Prompts users when preflight warnings occur, and allows users to cancel the installation and fix the root cause before resuming the installation.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue where the Prometheus adapter was not able to install custom metrics due to an incorrect URL to the Prometheus service.
  • Fixes an issue where running kubectl commands with Kubernetes version 1.26 was generating the warning "Got empty response for: custom.metrics.k8s.io/v1beta1".

v2023.02.02-0

Released on February 2, 2023

New Features

  • Adds Contour add-on version 1.24.0.
  • Adds MinIO add-on version RELEASE.2023-01-31T02-24-19Z.
  • Adds EKCO add-on version 0.26.3.
  • Flannel CNI is no longer supported with the Docker container runtime. Containerd is required.

Improvements

  • When upgrading multiple versions of Rook, users can download a single air gap bundle containing all versions of the Rook air gap packages, instead of downloading each version package separately.

v2023.01.31-0

Released on January 31, 2023

New Features

Improvements

  • Adds TCP connection host preflight checks for ports 2379 and 6443.
  • Adds Weave add-on versions 2.8.1-20230130 to address the following high severity CVE: CVE-2022-43551.
  • Adds a warning message when Flannel is the cluster CNI suggesting the user check that UDP port 8472 is open when joining a node or migrating from Weave to Flannel.
  • Adds Flannel UDP port 8472 status preflight check.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an error due to missing images from registry.k8s.io when updating Kubernetes from 1.21 to 1.23.{0-14} and 1.22 to 1.24.{0-8} in airgapped environments.
  • Fixes an issue that could cause Flannel pods on remote airgapped nodes to fail with ImagePullBackoff errors.
  • Fixes an issue that could cause single node upgrades to Rook add-on version 1.6.11 with Ceph filesystem enabled to fail with error "filesystem-singlenode.yaml: No such file or directory".

v2023.01.23-0

Released on January 23, 2023

New Features

  • Allows migrating multi-node Weave installations to Flannel.
  • The Rook add-on can now be upgraded from version 1.0.x to 1.10.8, latest supported Rook version, as part of the installation script.
  • Adds MinIO add-on versions RELEASE.2023-01-12T02-06-16Z, RELEASE.2023-01-18T04-36-38Z and RELEASE.2023-01-20T02-05-44Z.
  • Adds metrics-server add-on version 0.6.2.

Bug Fixes

  • Creates .kube/config for installations where .kube/config was not created.

v2023.01.13-1

Released on January 13, 2023

Bug Fixes

  • Reverts a bug fix made in v2023.01.03-0 which caused .kube/config to not be created. For more information, see Known Issue below.

v2023.01.13-0

important

The Kubernetes installer v2023.01.13-0 has a known issue that affects the creation of .kube/config in the home directory. See Known Issue below. This issue is resolved in v2023.01.13-1.

Released on January 13, 2023

New Features

  • Adds Velero add-on version 1.9.5.
  • Adds MinIO add-on versions RELEASE.2023-01-02T09-40-09Z and RELEASE.2023-01-06T18-11-18Z.
  • Adds Rook add-on verison 1.10.8.
  • Adds Containerd add-on version 1.6.15.
  • Adds automatic data migration from Longhorn to OpenEBS.
  • Adds a migration path for Weave to Flannel on single-node Kubernetes clusters. This migration requires downtime.
  • Adds logs for kURL execution which can be found under /var/log/kurl/.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue where the process get stuck in failures scenarios by adding timeouts and improving log info when upgrading from the Rook 1.0.4 to 1.4.9.
  • Fixes upgrading Rook from 1.0.4-14.2.21 to 1.4.9.
  • Fixes a bug on Ubuntu where the installer would sometimes remove packages when attempting to install Kubernetes.
  • Fixes a timeout waiting for new versions of Rook and Ceph to roll out on upgrades by increase wait timeouts from 10 to 20 minutes.

Known Issue

This issue is resolved in v2023.01.13-1.

v2023.01.13-0 has a known issue where the .kube/config might not be created in the home directory. This does not affect the ability to access the cluster when you run bash -l with kubectl.

If you cannot connect to the cluster with kubectl or did not find the .kube/config file, Replicated recommends that you copy .kube/config to your home directory:

cp /etc/kubernetes/admin.conf $HOME/.kube/config

Then, grant permissions to the $HOME/.kube/config file.

v2023.01.03-0

Released on January 3, 2023

important

v2023.01.03-0 has a known issue that can cause critical system packages to be removed from Ubuntu machines. This known issue is resolved in v2023.01.13-1. To avoid this known issue, do not upgrade to v2023.01.03-0, and instead upgrade directly to v2023.01.13-1.

New Features

Improvements

  • Disk and volume validation checks now run prior to migrating from Rook to OpenEBS. A failed validation check aborts the upgrade.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes installation conflicts when installing the containerd add-on and Docker is already installed on the host. Now the installation checks to see if Docker is installed and provides users with the option to automatically remove Docker.
  • Fixes an issue where EKCO's provisioned HAProxy load balancer pod crashed when it did not have access to the Config file.
  • Fixes an issue that causes air gapped upgrades to Rook add-on version 1.7.11 to fail with ImagePullBackoff errors.
  • Fixes an issue with the Docker preflight check not failing on some unsupported operating systems.
  • Fixes an issue that could cause Rook upgrades to fail if EKCO is scaled down, due to failures to recreate the Rook OSD deployments when the rook-priority.kurl.sh MutatingAdmissionWebhook is unreachable.

v2022.12.12-0

Released on December 12, 2022

New Features

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue that prevented upgrading from Rook 1.0.4 to 1.4.9 due to error "pool(s) have non-power-of-two pg_num".
  • Fixes an issue that caused Rook add-on upgrades from 1.0.4 to 1.4.9 to hang indefinitely with 50% pgs degraded when EKCO add-on is included in the upgrade spec.
  • Fixes an issue that prevented containerd.io to be installed or upgraded when the host has docker.io package installed on Ubuntu.
  • Fixes preflight checks to only recommend Docker Enterprise Edition to RHEL installs when containerd is not selected.
  • Fixes an issue where a deprecated version of Docker was being installed when Docker or containerd add-on versions were not explicitly set.

v2022.11.29-0

Released on November 29, 2022

New Features

  • Adds Sonobuoy add-on version 0.56.12.
  • Adds Containerd add-on version 1.6.10.
  • Adds Weave add-on versions 2.8.1-20221122 to address the following high and critical severity CVEs: CVE-2022-42915, CVE-2022-42915, CVE-2022-42916, CVE-2022-42916.
  • Adds Weave add-on version 2.6.5-20221122 to address the following high and critical severity CVEs: CVE-2022-42915, CVE-2022-42915, CVE-2022-42916, CVE-2022-42916.

Improvements

  • Binaries installed by kURL into /use/local/bin are now owned by root.
  • Containerd add-on versions are now shipped with the respective supported runc version. Containerd addon versions 1.6.4 and later are built with runc version v1.1.4 instead of v1.0.0-rc95.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue that causes Rook add-on version 1.0.4-14.2.21 to fail to install on Oracle Linux 7 with host dependency resolution errors.
  • Fixes an issue that causes Rook upgrades to unnecessarily pause for an extended period of time, with the message "failed to wait for Rook", before proceeding with the upgrade.
  • Fixes an issue that leaves the EKCO operator scaled down to 0 replicas when upgrading a cluster with Rook add-on versions 1.8.10 and 1.9.12.

v2022.11.16-1

Released on November 16, 2022

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes a bug that blocked installations.

v2022.11.16-0

Released on November 16, 2022

New Features

  • Adds Kubernetes version(s) 1.25.4 1.24.8 1.23.14 1.22.16.
  • Adds Velero add-on version 1.9.3.
  • PVMigrate now checks for available disk space before starting to migrate volumes.
  • RHEL 8.7 and Oracle Linux 8.7 are now supported.

v2022.11.10-1

Released on November 10, 2022

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue where KOTS add-on version 1.89.0+ fails to install when a proxy is configured.

v2022.11.10-0

Released on November 10, 2022

Improvements

  • OpenEBS Local PV Storage Class will now be the default if no other Storage Class is specified for OpenEBS add-on versions 3.3.0 and above. Previously, OpenEBS was only the default if openebs.localPVStorageClassName was set to "default".

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue that could cause installations or upgrades to fail with error "syntax error: operand expected (error token is ""0" + "1"")" on RHEL 7 based distributions.
  • Fixes an issue that causes installations to fail with no default Storage Class for specs with openebs.localPVStorageClassName set to anything other than "default" and no other CSI add-on specified.

v2022.11.09-0

Released on November 9, 2022

New Features

  • Adds EKCO add-on version 0.25.0. This version adds management of the rqlite StatefulSet deployed by the app manager. If a Kubernetes installer cluster has at least three healthy nodes and the OpenEBS localpv storage class is available, rqlite is scaled up to three replicas for data replication and high availability.

v2022.11.07-0

Released on November 7, 2022

New Features

  • Removes support for the BETA K3s add-on and the BETA RKE2 add-on. It is recommended to use the OpenEBS add-on for the single-node LocalPV use case with kURL. For more information about this decision, see the ADR.
  • Adds EKCO add-on version 0.24.1.
  • Adds Flannel add-on version 0.20.1.
  • Adds Prometheus add-on version 0.60.1-41.7.3.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes CRD errors when updating from Prometheus 0.49.0-17.1.3 on Kubernetes versions that do not support Server-Side Apply.

v2022.11.02-0

Released on November 2, 2022

New Features

Improvements

  • Prompts and warns users of downtime before migrating from Rook-backed PersistentVolumeClaims to OpenEBS Local PV when OpenEBS is included in the specification and Rook is removed. For migration information, see Migrating to Change kURL CSI Add-ons.
  • Updates the kurlsh/s3cmd image to tag 20221029-37473ee for Registry add-on version 2.8.1 and Velero add-on version 1.9.2, to address the high severity CVE: CVE-2022-43680.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue that could cause the migration from Rook-backed PersistentVolumeClaims to unnecessarily hang for 5 minutes. For migration information, see Migrating to Change kURL CSI Add-ons.
  • Fixes an issue that could cause kURL to attempt to migrate CRI from Docker to Containerd when the CRI is already Containerd.
  • Fixes an issue with OpenEBS add-on versions 1.12.0 and 2.6.0 that could cause installations to fail with the error failed calling webhook "admission-webhook.openebs.io".
  • Fixes an issue that could cause the kURL installer to disable EKCO management of the internal load balancer during an upgrade. See Internal Load Balancer.
  • Fixes an issue where Weave add-on "latest" version resolves to 2.6.5-20221006 instead of 2.6.5-20221025.
  • Fixes an issue where kURL will migrate to both OpenEBS Local PV and Longhorn from Rook-backed PersistentVolumeClaims when both add-ons are included in the specification and Rook is removed. kURL now prefers to migrate to OpenEBS.

v2022.10.28-1

Released on October 28, 2022

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue that causes kURL to erroneously prompt the end-user for a Rook to OpenEBS Local PV migration when upgrading and the OpenEBS version 3.3.0 is included in the spec.

v2022.10.28-0

Released on October 28, 2022

New Features

  • When Rook is installed on the cluster but not included in the kURL spec, the OpenEBS add-on version 3.3.0 and later automatically migrates any Rook-backed PersistentVolumeClaims (PVCs) to OpenEBS Local PV.

Improvements

  • The replicatedhq/local-volume-provider image has been updated to v0.4.0 for Velero add-on version 1.9.2 which addresses the following high and critical CVEs: CVE-2021-33574, CVE-2021-35942, CVE-2022-23218, CVE-2022-23219, CVE-2020-1752, CVE-2020-6096, CVE-2021-3326, CVE-2021-3999.

v2022.10.26-0

Released on October 26, 2022

New Features

  • Adds EKCO add-on version 0.24.0.
  • MinIO deploys a highly-available StatefulSet with EKCO when the OpenEBS localpv storage class is enabled and at least three nodes are available. For more information, see Manage MinIO with EKCO in EKCO Add-on in the kURL documentation.

Improvements

  • Adds Weave add-on versions 2.6.5-20221025 and 2.8.1-20221025 to address the following high CVEs: CVE-2022-40303, CVE-2022-40304.

v2022.10.24-0

Released on October 24, 2022

New Features

v2022.10.21-0

Released on October 21, 2022

New Features

  • Rook add-on versions 1.9.12 and later are now supported on Kubernetes 1.25.
  • Adds Kubernetes version(s) 1.25.3 1.24.7 1.23.13.
  • Adds MinIO add-on version RELEASE.2022-10-15T19-57-03Z.
  • Adds Contour add-on version 1.23.0.
  • Adds EKCO add-on version 0.23.2 which addresses the following high and critical CVEs: CVE-2021-33574, CVE-2021-35942, CVE-2022-23218, CVE-2022-23219, CVE-2020-1752, CVE-2020-6096, CVE-2021-3326, CVE-2021-3999.
  • Adds EKCO add-on version 0.23.1.
  • For Rook add-on versions 1.9.12 and later, Ceph metrics collection and a Ceph Grafana dashboard are now enabled when the Prometheus add-on is installed.
  • The replicatedhq/local-volume-provider image has been updated to v0.3.10 for Velero add-on version 1.9.2 to address CVE-2022-37434 with critical severity.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue that causes the .kube/config to get removed on a Kubernetes upgrade.
  • With the release of EKCO add-on version 0.23.1, fixes an issue that could cause EKCO to fail to perform operations dependent on Rook version on Rook upgrades, including maintaining CSI Pod resources and scaling the ceph-mgr Pod replica count.
  • With the release of EKCO add-on version 0.23.2, fixes an issue that causes upgrades of Kubernetes to fail on secondary nodes when EKCO Internal Load Balancer is enabled.
  • Fixes an issue that causes EKCO to log RBAC errors when the Rook add-on is not installed.

v2022.10.13-0

Released on October 13, 2022

New Features

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue that could prevent the EKCO deployment from scaling back up from zero replicas after running the Kubernetes installer script.

v2022.10.10-0

Released on October 10, 2022

New Features

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue that could cause installations to fail with error "yaml: did not find expected node content" when installing behind an HTTP_PROXY.

v2022.10.07-0

Released on October 7, 2022

New Features

  • New KOTS add-on versions are now automatically added to the Kubernetes installer upon a new release of KOTS.

    This means that the Kubernetes installer no longer needs to release to make a new version of KOTS available. So, the addition of new KOTS add-on versions will not be stated in the Kubernetes installer release notes. For information about the features, improvements, and bug fixes included in each new version of KOTS, see the App Manager Release Notes.

  • Adds MinIO add-on versions RELEASE.2022-10-05T14-58-27Z and RELEASE.2022-10-02T19-29-29Z.

  • Adds EKCO add-on version 0.22.0.

Improvements

  • Adds Weave add-on versions 2.6.5-20221006 and 2.8.1-20221006 to address the following critical CVEs: CVE-2022-2795, CVE-2022-2881, CVE-2022-2906, CVE-2022-3080, CVE-2022-38177, CVE-2022-38178.
  • Updates kurlsh/s3cmd image to tag 20221006-27d5371 for latest Registry and Velero add-on versions to address the following critical CVE: CVE-2022-40674.

v2022.09.30-0

Released on September 30, 2022

New Features

v2022.09.28-0

Released on September 28, 2022

New Features

v2022.09.23-0

Released on September 23, 2022

New Features

Improvements

  • Messaging while upgrading Rook-Ceph add-on to newer versions has been improved.
  • When run on an unsupported operating system, kURL now links to the list of supported systems.
  • Online installations now downloads files from kurl.sh instead of Amazon S3.

v2022.09.19-0

Released on September 19, 2022

New Features

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue that could cause air gapped Kubernetes upgrades to fail Sonobuoy tests with a missing image.

v2022.09.16-0

Released on September 16, 2022

New Features

  • Adds Kubernetes version(s) 1.25.1 1.25.0 1.24.5 1.23.11 1.22.14.
  • Adds Prometheus add-on version 0.58.0-39.12.1.
  • Improved output when waiting for rook-ceph to become healthy.

Improvements

  • Updates the replicatedhq/local-volume-provider image to v0.3.8 for Velero add-on version 1.9.1 to address CVE-2022-2509 with high severity.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue that prevents upgrading Kubernetes to 1.24.x if the CRI has previously been migrated from Docker to Containerd.
  • Fixes an issue that causes stateful pods mounting Persistent Volumes to get stuck in a Terminating state when upgrading single node Kubernetes clusters and using the Longhorn add-on.

v2022.09.12-0

Released on September 12, 2022

New Features

Bug Fixes

  • EKCO add-on versions 0.21.0 or greater will now forcefully delete Envoy pods that change from a ready state to one where the Envoy container is not ready and have been in that state for at least 5 minutes. This has been added as a work around to a known issue that may be caused by resource contention.

Release v2022.09.08-1

Released on September 8, 2022

New Features

Improvements

  • The Cert Manager add-on now supports upgrading from 1.0.3 to 1.9.1.
  • The Rook 1.0 to 1.4 migration will now prompt the user to load images used by the migration on other nodes before starting.

Release v2022.09.08-0

Released on September 8, 2022

New Features

Release v2022.09.01-1

Released on September 1, 2022

New Features

Release v2022.09.01-0

Released on September 1, 2022

New Features

  • The Rook add-on can now be upgraded from version 1.0.x to 1.4.x or 1.5.x as part of the installation script for internet-connected installations only. Upgrading from version 1.0.x to 1.4.x or 1.5.x migrates data off of any hostpath-based OSDs in favor of block device-based OSDs, and performs a rolling upgrade through Rook versions 1.1.9, 1.2.7 and 1.3.11 before installing 1.4.9 (and 1.5.12 if applicable). The upstream Rook project introduced a requirement for block storage in versions 1.3.x and later.
  • Adds Docker add-on version 20.10.17. Note that Ubuntu version 22.04 only supports Docker version 20.10.17 and later.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue that causes migrations to fail from Docker to containerd due to uninstalled docker-scan-plugin package.
  • Fixes an issue that causes migrations to fail from Rook to Longhorn 1.3.1 with 2 conflicting default storage classes.

Release v2022.08.25-0

Released on August 25, 2022

New Features

Improvements

  • Removes support for the BETA Local Path Provisioner Add-On. It is recommended to use the OpenEBS add-on for the LocalPV use case.
  • The Rook 1.0 to 1.4 task will now print new lines when waiting for pods to be rolled out, OSDs to be added, or certain migrations to complete. Previously, one line was printed and then overwritten with updates.
  • Updates kurlsh/s3cmd image to tag 20220825-237c19d for latest Registry and Velero add-on versions to address the following critical and high severity CVEs: CVE-2022-37434

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes the reset task which fails when unable to find the kurlsh/weaveexec image.
  • Fixes the Rook 1.0 to 1.4 task which would wait for health indefinitely after upgrading to 1.4.9 on single-node installations.

Release v2022.08.23-0

Released on August 23, 2022

New Features

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue that causes Weave 2.6.x and 2.8.x versions of Weave to resolve to the incorrect versions without the latest CVE fixes.
  • Updates the replicatedhq/local-volume-provider image to v0.3.7 for Velero add-on version 1.9.1 to address CVE-2021-44716, CVE-2021-33194, and CVE-2022-21221 with high severity.

Release v2022.08.22-0

Released on August 22, 2022

New Features

Release v2022.08.19-0

Released on August 19, 2022

New Features

  • Adds Rook add-on version 1.7.11.
    • Upgrades Ceph cluster from Octopus to Pacific.
  • Adds EKCO add-on version 0.20.0 with support for Rook add-on version 1.7.11.
  • Adds Velero add-on version 1.9.1.
  • Adds a new tasks.sh command, rook-10-to-14, that upgrades Rook 1.0 installations to Rook 1.4.9. This command only works for online installations.

Improvements

  • The EKCO add-on auto-upgrades experimental feature is no longer supported as of EKCO version 0.20.0.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue that causes Rook upgrades to fail on single node installations because of Rook MDS pod anti-affinity rules.
  • Fixes an issue that can cause a migration from Docker to Containerd to fail due to listing nodes using the incorrect Kubernetes api resource group.

Release v2022.08.16-0

Released on August 16, 2022

New Features

Release v2022.08.12-1

Released on August 12, 2022

New Features

Release v2022.08.12-0

Released on August 12, 2022

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue that causes snapshots to fail after Rook to MinIO migration.

Release v2022.08.11-0

Released on August 11, 2022

Improvements

  • Add Collectd Ubuntu 22.04 compatibility to host preflight checks
  • Add additional noproxy addresses to the join command

Release v2022.08.08-0

Released on August 8, 2022

New Features

  • Adds Ubuntu 22.04 support.
  • Adds KOTS add-on version 1.80.0. See KOTS add-on.

Improvements

  • Adds a new preflight check to disallow the Docker add-on installation on Ubuntu 22.04.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue that could cause downloading add-on packages to fail with a TAR error.

Release v2022.08.04-0

Released on August 4, 2022

New Features

Improvements

  • The install script will now retry add-on package downloads for some failure scenarios.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue as of kURL version v2022.08.03-0 that improperly sets auth_allow_insecure_global_id_reclaim to true for new installations.

Release v2022.08.03-0

Released on August 3, 2022

New Features

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue in Rook add-on versions 1.5.11 and 1.5.12 that could cause Rook upgrades to fail from versions prior to 1.5.11 due to auth_allow_insecure_global_id_reclaim improperly set to false for unpatched Ceph versions.
  • Fixes an issue in EKCO add-on versions prior to 0.19.9 that could cause Ceph to remain in HEALTH_WARN state for as long as an hour on a new installation.

Release v2022.07.29-0

Released on July 29, 2022

New Features

Improvements

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue in EKCO add-on versions prior to 0.19.6 that causes unnecessary downtime when adding additional primary nodes and using the EKCO internal load balancer.
  • Fixes an issue in EKCO add-on versions prior to 0.19.6 that causes long running kubectl commands such as kubectl logs or kubectl exec to timeout after 20 seconds of inactivity when using the EKCO internal load balancer.

Release v2022.07.28-0

Released on July 28, 2022

New Features

Improvements

  • Updates the haproxy image to tag 2.6.2-alpine3.16 for EKCO add-on version 0.19.3 to address the following critical severity CVEs: CVE-2022-1586, CVE-2022-1587.
  • The property kubernetes.loadBalancerUseFirstPrimary, and equivalent flag kubernetes-load-balancer-use-first-primary, has been added to automatically use the first primary address as the cluster control plane endpoint. This settings is not recommended. Enable the EKCO add-on and use the property ekco.enableInternalLoadBalancer instead.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue with EKCO add-on versions prior to 0.19.3 which causes registry certificates generated to be expired upon renewal.

Release v2022.07.22-0

Released on July 22, 2022

New Features

Improvements

  • Updates the kurlsh/s3cmd image to tag 20220722-4585dda for the latest Registry and Velero add-on versions, to address the following high severity CVEs: CVE-2022-30065, CVE-2022-2097, CVE-2022-30065.

Release v2022.07.20-0

Released on July 20, 2022

New Features

  • Adds Weave add-on versions 2.6.5-20220720 and 2.8.1-20220720 with a fix for broken iptables command on RHEL 8 based distributions.
  • Adds MinIO add-on version RELEASE.2022-07-17T15-43-14Z.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue on RHEL 8 based distributions that causes the iptables command to report error table "filter" is incompatible, use 'nft' tool when using Weave add-on versions 2.6.5-20220616 and 2.8.1-20220616.

Release v2022.07.15-2

Released on July 15, 2022

Improvements

  • Updates the local-volume-provider image to v0.3.6 for the Velero add-on to address CVE-2021-38561 with high severity.

Release v2022.07.15-1

Released on July 15, 2022

New Features

  • Adds KOTS add-on version 1.76.1.
  • Adds Kubernetes add-on versions 1.24.3, 1.23.9, 1.22.12 and 1.21.14.
  • Adds Weave add-on versions 2.6.5-20220616 and 2.8.1-20220616 with Replicated-created security patches.

Improvements

  • Changes Weave version 2.6.5 and 2.8.1 to once again use upstream weave images.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue that caused Rook to Longhorn migration failures due to Ceph claiming Longhorn devices.

Release v2022.07.15-0

Released on July 15, 2022

Improvements

Release v2022.07.12-0

Released on July 12, 2022

New Features

Improvements

  • Updates kurlsh/s3cmd image to tag 20220711-9578884 for latest Registry and Velero add-on versions to address the following critical and high severity CVEs: CVE-2018-25032, CVE-2021-30139, CVE-2021-36159, CVE-2021-3711, CVE-2021-3712, CVE-2021-42378, CVE-2021-42379, CVE-2021-42380, CVE-2021-42381, CVE-2021-42382, CVE-2021-42383, CVE-2021-42384, CVE-2021-42385, CVE-2021-42386, CVE-2021-45960, CVE-2021-46143, CVE-2022-0778, CVE-2022-1271, CVE-2022-22822, CVE-2022-22823, CVE-2022-22824, CVE-2022-22825, CVE-2022-22826, CVE-2022-22827, CVE-2022-23852, CVE-2022-23990, CVE-2022-25235, CVE-2022-25236, CVE-2022-25314, CVE-2022-25315, CVE-2022-28391.

Release v2022.07.07-0

Released on July 7, 2022

Improvements

Release v2022.07.05-0

Released on July 5, 2022

New Features

Release v2022.07.01-1

Released on July 1, 2022

New Features

Release v2022.07.01-0

Released on July 01, 2022

New Features

  • Adds Goldpinger add-on version 3.5.1.
  • Adds support for RHEL and Oracle Linux 8.6.
  • Adds support for upgrading OpenEBS 1.x directly to 2.12+ or 3.2+.
  • The default RKE2 spec now includes the latest version of the OpenEBS add-on

Release v2022.06.29-0

Released on June 29, 2022

New Features

Release v2022.06.24-0

Released on June 24, 2022

New Features

  • Adds KOTS add-on version 1.73.0.
  • Adds Prometheus add-on version 0.57.0-36.2.0 to address the following critical and high severity CVEs: CVE-2022-28391, CVE-2022-0778, CVE-2022-28391, CVE-2022-1271, CVE-2018-25032.

Release v2022.06.22-0

Released on June 22, 2022

Improvements

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes CVEs for Weave add-on version 2.8.1. CVEs addressed: CVE-2021-36159, CVE-2021-25216, CVE-2021-30139, CVE-2020-8620, CVE-2020-8621, CVE-2020-8623, CVE-2020-8625, CVE-2021-25215, CVE-2021-28831, CVE-2020-8169, CVE-2020-8177, CVE-2020-8231, CVE-2020-8285, CVE-2020-8286, CVE-2020-28196, CVE-2021-23840, CVE-2021-3450, CVE-2021-3517, CVE-2021-3518.
  • Updates the local-volume-provider image to v0.3.5 for the Velero add-on to address CVE-2022-1664 with critical severity.

Release v2022.06.17-0

Released on June 17, 2022

Improvements

  • Adds KOTS add-on version 1.72.1.
  • Adds MinIO add-on version 2022-06-11T19-55-32Z to address the following critical and high severity CVEs: CVE-2020-14040, CVE-2021-42836, CVE-2020-36067, CVE-2020-36066, CVE-2020-35380, CVE-2020-26521, CVE-2020-26892, CVE-2021-3121, CVE-2020-26160, CVE-2021-28831, CVE-2020-11080, CVE-2021-3450, CVE-2021-23840, CVE-2020-1967, CVE-2020-8286, CVE-2020-8285, CVE-2020-8231, CVE-2020-8177, CVE-2020-8169, CVE-2021-30139, CVE-2021-36159.
  • Adds details to the documentation for the AWS add-on to include details on applying the appropriate AWS IAM roles required for the add-on to function properly and additional specific requirements necessary for integrating with AWS ELB service.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes a bug where the AWS add-on would fail if latest or 0.1.x was used.
  • Fixes a bug when excludeStorageClass is set to true would cause the AWS add-on to fail.

Release v2022.06.14-0

Released on June 14, 2022

New Features

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue where the HTTPS_PROXY variable was not set properly for the containerd add-on service.

Release v2022.06.01-0

Released on June 1, 2022

Improvements

  • Adds support for Kubernetes versions for 1.21.12, 1.22.9, 1.23.6 and 1.24.0.
  • Adds KOTS add-on version 1.71.0.
  • Adds containerd add-on versions 1.5.10, 1.5.11, and 1.6.4.
  • Adds Longhorn add-on version 1.2.4.
  • Adds EKCO add-on versions 0.19.1 and 0.19.2.
  • In addition to the ekco.enableInternalLoadBalancer parameter in the installer specification, the ekco-enable-internal-load-balancer flag can now be specified at install time to enable the EKCO internal load balancer.
  • Upgraded the replicated/local-volume-provider image to v0.3.4 for Velero add-on v1.8.1.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue that caused the less command to break after installing on Amazon Linux 2.
  • Fixes an issue that caused installations with Velero and the kotsadm.disableS3 flag set to true to fail on RHEL-based distributions.
  • Fixes an issue that caused bash: _get_comp_words_by_ref: command not found to be printed after pressing tab when bash-completion is not installed.
  • Fixes an issue where migrating the object store from Rook to MinIO would fail due to undefined metrics functions.

Release v2022.05.19-0

Released on May 19, 2022

Improvements

  • Adds KOTS add-on version 1.70.1.
  • Does not install Helm unless the experimental Helm charts feature is in use.

Release v2022.05.16-0

Released on May 16, 2022

Improvements

Release v2022.05.11-0

Released on May 11, 2022

Improvements

  • The storage class created by the AWS add-on is now named aws-ebs instead of default.

Release v2022.05.10-0

Released on May 10, 2022

New Features

  • Introduces the AWS add-on, which sets up the AWS cloud provider in a Kubernetes installer-created cluster. For more information, see AWS Add-On in the kURL open source documentation.

Improvements

  • OpenEBS is now marked as incompatible with Kubernetes 1.22+.

Release v2022.05.06-0

Released on May 6, 2022

New Features

  • Adds a resticTimeout configuration option to the Velero add-on to allow users to configure the value that gets passed to the --restic-timeout flag in the Velero pod. This can also be set using the velero-restic-timeout flag when running the install script.

Improvements

  • The “latest” version for the containerd add-on is no longer pinned to 1.4.6. The “latest” version was pinned to 1.4.6 because later versions of containerd are not supported on Ubuntu 16. kURL removed support for Ubuntu 16 in v2022.04.29-0.
  • Adds the NoExecute effect to the toleration for the Weave-Net DaemonSet for versions 2.5.2, 2.6.4, and 2.6.5.
  • Ensures that OpenEBS pods run with critical priority so that they are not evicted before other pods that depend on them.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue that could cause a migration from Docker to containerd to fail from a miscalculation of available disk space.
  • Fixes an issue that caused an upgrade of Kubernetes to fail when enabling the EKCO internal load balancer.

Release v2022.05.02-0

Released on May 2, 2022

Improvements

Release v2022.04.29-0

Released on April 29, 2022

Improvements

  • Installs an NFS client package as part of the Velero add-on.
  • Removes support for Ubuntu 16.04 (end of life April 29, 2021).
  • The KOTS add-on recommends that the user change the password after installation.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue that caused upgrades of two versions of Kubernetes on remote masters to fail with error "docker: executable file not found in $PATH".
  • Fixes an issue that caused a migration from Containerd to Docker to fail on air gapped instances with image pull errors.

Release v2022.04.19-0

Released on April 19, 2022

Improvements

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes a bug where the installerVersion in the kURL manifest was not fully applied.

Release v2022.04.08-1

Released on April 8, 2022

Improvements

Release v2022.04.08-0

Released on April 8, 2022

Improvements

  • Adds support for Kubernetes versions 1.21.11, 1.22.8, and 1.23.5.
  • Adds support for containerd version 1.4.13.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes a bug that caused cross-cluster restores to fail in some situations.
  • Fixes an issue where Contour and Envoy requested too much CPU, causing other pods to not get scheduled in 4 CPU single node installations.
  • Fixes a bug where persistent volume migrations sometimes failed due to a nil pointer dereference.
  • Fixes a bug where the migration from Rook's object store to MinIO would fail after failing to get the logs of the sync-object-store pod.
  • Increases the timeout while waiting for the kotsadm deployment to start, in order to improve the success rate when migrating from Rook to Longhorn.
  • Fixes a bug that caused migrating from Docker to containerd to fail when also upgrading Kubernetes by more than one minor version in multi-node clusters.

Release v2022.04.04-0

Released on April 4, 2022

New Features

Improvements

Release v2022.03.23-0

Released on March 23, 2022

Improvements

  • Adds an optional CIS Compliance flag to the Kubernetes installer specification that configures the instance to meet the Center for Internet Security (CIS) compliance benchmark.
  • Fixes a bug that could cause an unbound variable error when restoring from a backup.

Release v2022.03.22-0

Released on March 22, 2022

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes a bug that caused installations to fail with the error “incorrect binary usage” for all installers that include KOTS add-on version 1.67.0.

Release v2022.03.21-0

Released on March 21, 2022

Improvements

Release v2022.03.11-0

Released on March 11, 2022

New Features

  • Adds the labels flag, which applies the given labels to the node.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes false validation errors when creating a new installer that includes one or more of the following fields: excludeBuiltinHostPreflights, hostPreflightIgnore, hostPreflightEnforceWarnings, and storageOverProvisioningPercentage.

Release v2022.03.08-0

Released on March 8, 2022

Improvements

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes a bug where the installerVersion field for the kURL add-on was stripped when creating or promoting the installer.

Release v2022.03.04-1

Released on March 4, 2022

Improvements

Release v2022.03.04-0

Released on March 4, 2022

Improvements

  • Adds EKCO add-on version 0.17.0.
  • Adds CPU resource requests and limits to the Contour add-on version 1.20.1+ to prevent Envoy from becoming unresponsive.

Release v2022.03.01-0

Released on March 1, 2022

Improvements

Release v2022.02.28-0

Released on February 28, 2022

Improvements

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes the KOTS uiBindPort for the beta K3s and RKE2 installers so that they won't error on deploy. This port now defaults to 30880, and the allowable range is ports 30000-32767.

Release v2022.02.25-0

Released on February 25, 2022

Improvements

Release v2022.02.23-0

Released on February 23, 2022

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes a race condition when migrating from Rook-Ceph to Longhorn with both Prometheus and EKCO v0.13+ installed.
  • Fixes a bug that caused RHEL 8 installations utilizing the containerd add-on to fail because of conflicting dependency package versions.
  • Fixes a bug that caused RHEL 7 installations to fail because of conflicting openssl-lib package versions.

Release v2022.02.18-0

Improvements

Release v2022.02.17-0

Released on February 17, 2022

New Features

Improvements

  • Automatic detection of the host's private IP on subsequent runs of the installation script.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an erroneous host preflight failure when using EKCO's internal load balancer.
  • Fixes a bug that caused containerd to fail with x509 errors when pulling images from the local kURL registry.
  • Fixes a bug that resulted in the kurl-config ConfigMap to be missing when using K3s and RKE2 distributions.

Release v2022.02.11-1

Released on February 11, 2022

Improvements

Release v2022.02.11-0

Released on February 11, 2022

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes a failing preflight for the TCP load balancer check when EKCO's internal load balancer is enabled.

Release v2022.02.09-0

Improvements

  • Adds support for Kubernetes versions 1.22.6, 1.21.9, and 1.20.15.
  • Adds support for Contour version 1.20.0.
  • Adds support for K3s version 1.23.3+k3s1. This feature is experimental and is only available to vendors who have requested access.
  • Adds support for RKE2 version 1.22.6+rke2r1. This feature is experimental and is only available to vendors who have requested access.
  • Updates the latest installer specification (https://kurl.sh/latest) to Kubernetes 1.23.x.

Release v2022.02.04-0

Released on February 4, 2022

Improvements

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an installer failure in scenarios where custom host preflights are enabled with other installer flags.
  • Fixes a bug that allowed for weak ciphers in etcd, kubelet, and kube apiserver.

Release v2022.02.01-0

Released on February 1, 2022

New Features

  • Adds support for RHEL 8.5.

Improvements

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes Velero backup labels not being added to registry secrets when the secrets were already present.
  • Fixes restoration of snapshots of the registry from pre-IPV6 support on new clusters.
  • Fixes using the skip-system-package-install flag with the containerd add-on.

Release v2022.01.28-2

Released on January 28, 2022

Bug Fixes

Release v2022.01.28-1

Released on January 28, 2022

New Features

  • Registry backup and restore scripts include more user-friendly logging within the container.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes airgap Postgres images in KOTS add-on version 1.60.0.

Release v2022.01.28-0

Released on January 28, 2022

New Features

  • Adds support for Kubernetes version 1.23.x.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes a bug that caused the installer to exit when installing Antrea version 1.4.0+ with encryption and without the requisite WireGuard kernel module.

Release v2022.01.25-0

Released on January 25, 2022

New Features

Improvements

  • Adds KOTS add-on version 1.60.0.
  • Adds EKCO add-on version 0.16.0, which does a rollout restart of the envoy pods after generating the new certificates instead of restarting all pods at once. It will also validate and renew certificates on startup.

Bug Fixes

  • Fix legacy apiregistration.k8s.io/v1beta1 resource for Prometheus 0.53.1-30.1.0.

Release v2022.01.24-0

Released on January 24, 2022

Bug Fixes

  • Reverts an update to React-DOM that was causing the TestGrid UI to fail.

Release v2022.01.22-0

Released on January 22, 2022

Bug Fixes

  • Changes the default Kubernetes version from 1.22.x to 1.21.x to mitigate an incompatibility with the default Prometheus version.

Release v2022.01.21-0

Released on January 21, 2022

Improvements

  • Adds KOTS add-on version v1.59.3.
  • Adds Prometheus add-on version 0.53.1-30.1.0.
  • Adds EKCO add-on version 0.15.0, which supports auto-renewal of Contour and Envoy certs.
  • Moves the latest installer on kurl.sh to Kubernetes 1.22.5.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes a bug that caused the Internal Storage snapshot option to be missing when an object store is available.
  • Fixes random Alert Manager and Grafana Nodeports in the Prometheus add-on for versions 0.53.1-30.1.0+.

Release v2022.01.18-0

Released on January 18, 2022

New Features

  • Adds the ability to exclude the built-in host preflights during installation.

Improvements

  • Adds support for Kubernetes v1.22.5.
  • Adds KOTS add-on version v1.59.2.
  • Adds version 0.14.0 of the EKCO add-on, which adds Kubernetes v1.22+ support.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes a race condition with Storage Class migration.
  • Fixes a bug related to long Persistent Volume Claim (PVC) names when migrating Storage Classes.
  • Fixes some host preflight error messages.

Release v2022.01.05-0

Released on January 5, 2022

Improvements

  • Adds support for Kubernetes 1.19.16, 1.20.14, 1.21.8.

Bug Fixes

  • Resolves an error when installing the Velero add-on with Kubernetes 1.21 and disableS3=true set for KOTS.
  • Fixes an issue with the KOTS URL not printing correctly when performing a re-install or upgrade.

Release v2022.01.04-0

Released on January 4, 2022

Bug Fixes

  • Reverts latest version of Kubernetes to v1.19.x.

Release v2021.12.29-0

Released on December 29, 2021

New Features

Release v2021.12.23-0

Released on December 23, 2021

New Features

Release v2021.12.21-0

Released on December 21, 2021

Improvements

  • Updates front-end dependencies to latest available versions.

Release v2021.12.17-0

Released on December 17, 2021

Bug Fixes

  • Improves experimental IPv6 support.

Release v2021.12.14-0

Released on December 14, 2021

New Features

Bug Fixes

  • Adds Contour 1.19.1 images that were missing from airgap bundles.

Release v2021.12.10-0

Released on December 10, 2021

New Features

  • Adds the ability to skip the installation of system packages by passing the skip-system-package-install flag. Using this flag will automatically enable a preflight check that will detect if the necessary system packages for the included addons are already installed.

Improvements

  • kURL latest installer spec is now pinned to Kubernetes version 1.21.x
  • kURL latest installer spec will now pin to addon minor versions rather than latest.

Release v2021.12.09-0

Released on December 9, 2021

Improvements

  • Adds support for Oracle Linux 8.5.

Bug Fixes

  • Temporarily removes the Prometheus add-on version 0.52.0-22.0.0 due to an upstream bug.

Release v2021.12.08-0

Released on December 8, 2021

New Features

  • Adds EKCO version 0.13.0.
  • Adds Velero version 1.7.1.
  • Adds Longhorn version 1.2.2.
  • Adds Sonobuoy version 0.55.1.
  • Adds Antrea version 1.4.0.
  • Adds Prometheus version 0.52.0-22.0.0.
  • Updates pvmigrate to 0.4.1.

Bug Fixes

  • Prevents EKCO from trying to manage Rook when Rook is not installed.
  • Fixes missing packages in some Longhorn migration scenarios.

Release v2021.12.02-0

Released on December 2, 2021

New Features

Release v2021.12.01-0

Released on December 1, 2021

New Features

Bug Fixes

  • Host packages installed as DNF modules are now reset after installation to allow for running yum update without dependency errors.

Release v2021.11.22-0

Released on November 22, 2021

New Features

Release v2021.11.09-0

Released on November 09, 2021

Improvements

  • kURL will now report when migrations occur between the Rook Ceph and MiniO object stores.
  • kURL will now report when migrations occur between the Rook Ceph and Longhorn storage classes.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue that prevented the versions of Longhorn and MinIO from resolving in kurl.sh/latest.

Release v2021.11.08-0

Released on November 08, 2021

Improvements

Release v2021.11.05-0

Released on November 05, 2021

New Features

  • Added mechanism to migrate registry contents from s3 to a persistent volume. Note that this cannot be triggered yet, but will later be used once all object storage-related migrations are available.
  • Added KOTS add-on version 1.56.0.

Bug Fixes

Release v2021.11.04-0

Released on November 04, 2021

Improvements

  • The default configuration for https://kurl.sh/latest was updated to include Kubernetes 1.21 instead of 1.19, and Rook was replaced with Longhorn and MinIO. Note that using rook: latest with kubernetes: latest no longer works as Rook 1.0.4 is not compatible with Kubernetes 1.20+. To avoid this, pin a specific version instead of using latest.

Release v2021.11.02-0

Released on November 02, 2021

Improvements

  • Rook Ceph versions 1.4+ will now display an info-level message when trying to mount an external disk, along with some troubleshooting tips.

Bug Fixes

  • kURL yaml patches that include non-breaking spaces will now cause the installer to fail with a helpful error.
  • Null or empty kURL yaml patches will not remove the configuration provided by the kURL spec.

Release v2021.10.22-0

Released on October 22, 2021

New Features

Release v2021.10.20-0

Released on October 20, 2021

New Features

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a bug caused when Ceph update versions are not applied to all Ceph components.
  • Reverted the ability for the registry add-on to run with two replicas and a RWX volume when used with Longhorn. This was originally released in v2021.10.01-0.

Release v2021.10.08-0

Released on October 08, 2021

New Features

Release v2021.10.04-0

Released on October 04, 2021

New Features

Release v2021.10.01-0

Released on October 01, 2021

New Features

  • Containerd is now the default container runtime, replacing the previous default container runtime, Docker.
  • Log rotation will now be configured by default for the Docker add-on, where the max-size parameter for the log file is set to 10m.
  • Added the ability to configure log rotation through kubelet, which helps when using containerd instead of docker.
  • Re-enabled the ability to declare custom host preflight checks in the kURL installer spec.

Improvements

  • When Longhorn is specified in an installer spec but an object store (e.g., MinIO) is not, the Registry add-on will be deployed with two replicas and a ReadWriteMany (RWX) volume for greater availability.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a bug that didn't allow User and Service Account tokens to authenticate to the kURL API.

Release v2021.09.30-0

Released on September 30, 2021

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a bug to allow User and Service Account token authenticate to the API
  • Fixed a bug that could cause upgrades from Rook 1.0.4 to 1.0.4-14.2.21 to fail
  • Fixed a bug that would cause snapshots not to restore after a Rook to Longhorn migration

Improvements

  • Sysctl parameters required for pod networking are now enabled for all operating systems in /etc/sysctl.conf

Release v2021.09.27-4

Released on September 27, 2021

Bug Fixes

  • Due to a bug, removed the ability to add custom host preflights in the kURL installer spec. This was initially released in v2021.09.24-0.

Release v2021.09.24-0

Released on September 24, 2021

New Features

  • Custom host preflight checks can be declared in the kURL installer spec.
  • Added KOTS add-on version 1.52.0.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue that prevented Rook add-on preflight checks from executing.

Release v2021.09.20-0

Released on September 20, 2021

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a bug that could cause the EKCO addon to fail when mistakenly trying to deploy the PodImageOverrides mutating webhook configuration.

Release v2021.09.17-0

Released on September 17, 2021

New Features

  • Added Kubernetes versions 1.21.5, 1.21.4, 1.21.3, 1.20.11, 1.20.10, and 1.19.15.

Release v2021.09.16-0

Released on September 16, 2021

New Features

Release v2021.09.15-0

Released on September 15, 2021

New Features

  • Added EKCO add-on version 0.12.0.
  • Host preflights check disk space in /opt/replicated/rook with Rook 1.0.4.

Improvements

  • Host preflight block device checks run for all versions of Rook 1.4+.

Release v2021.09.09-0

Released on September 9, 2021

New Features

Release v2021.08.27-0

Released on August 27, 2021

New Features

  • Clusters with containerd enabled will be automatically migrated from docker when docker is detected. Previously containerd would not be installed when docker was detected.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue that prevented the internal load balancer from being started on remote nodes when not explicitly enabled.
  • Fixed an issue that could cause the minio add-on to wait forever when creating a PVC.

Release v2021.08.20-0

Released on August 20, 2021

New Features

  • Added a new parameter to the MinIO addon, claimSize. This defaults to 10Gi and allows setting the size of the MinIO PVC.
  • Added KOTS add-on version 1.50.1.

Release v2021.08.16-0

Released on August 16, 2021

New Features

Bug Fixes

  • Docker preflights will no longer run when docker is not configured within kURL.

Release v2021.08.09-0

Released on August 9, 2021

New Features

Bug Fixes

  • The Rook add-on block storage flag is no longer required to be set for version 1.4.3+. Instead, it is assumed to be set to true for these versions.

Release v2021.08.06-0

Released on August 6, 2021

New Features

Release v2021.08.04-0

Released on August 4, 2021

New Features

Release v2021.08.03-0

Released on August 3, 2021

New Features

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue where the kotsadm config would be overriden when updating kURL.

Release v2021.07.30-1

Released on July 30, 2021

New Features

Release v2021.07.30-0

Released on July 30, 2021

New Features

  • Added Contour add-on version 1.18.0.
  • Added Antrea add-on version 1.2.0.
  • Longhorn 1.1.2+ will automatically migrate Rook-backed PVCs to Longhorn-backed if Rook is installed but no longer included in the kURL spec.
  • MinIO will automatically import Rook-backed object store data if Rook is installed but no longer included in the kURL spec.
  • Rook will automatically be uninstalled if all data is migrated successfully to both Longhorn and MinIO.

Release v2021.07.23-1

Released on July 23, 2021

New Features

Release v2021.07.23-0

Released on July 23, 2021

New Features

  • Host preflight results are now tracked in the directory /var/lib/kurl/host-preflights.

Improvements

  • Host preflights can now be run with an installer spec from STDIN, for example kubectl get installer 6abe39c -oyaml | /var/lib/kurl/bin/kurl host preflight -.
  • Host preflight added to check disk usage in /var/lib/docker.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue that would cause .x versions to fail for the kotsadm addon.
  • Fixed an issue where warning messages would be displayed for passing preflight checks.
  • Fixed an issue where terminal control characters were erroneously displayed in noninteractive preflight check output.
  • Fixed an issue where invalid configurations for Rook version 1.4 or greater would pass validation checks.

Release v2021.07.20-0

Released on July 20, 2021

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue that would cause the installer to panic when spec.selinuxConfig is not empty or the preserve-selinux-config flag is specified and spec.firewalldConfig is empty.

Release v2021.07.19-0

Released on July 19, 2021

New Features

Improvements

  • Weave add-on host preflight check will not fail on connection timeout on metrics ports 6781 and 6782.
  • The preflight check for ftype on XFS filesystems has been added to all versions of containerd 1.3.7+.

Bug Fixes

  • The EKCO add-on's reboot service no longer depends on docker when using containerd.

Release v2021.07.16-0

Released on July 16, 2021

New Features

Improvements

  • The containerd add-on will check XFS filesystems have ftype enabled before attempting to install.
  • The load balancer address preflight check will now validate that a valid address is provided before validating the network.

Bug Fixes

  • The default preflight check for memory pass value has been changed from 8Gi to 8G.

Release v2021.07.13-0

Released on July 13, 2021

New Features

  • Preflight results will now be stored on the host in the directory /var/lib/kurl/host-preflights.
  • Added KOTS add-on version 1.47.0.

Improvements

  • When downloading a bundle from the kURL server, the bundle creation process will fail early in the situation where one of the layers is unavailable, instead of returning a partial bundle.
  • Added better messaging to the user when the kurlnet-client pod fails.

Release v2021.07.09-0

Released on July 9, 2021

New Features

  • All add-ons with versions that conform to semver now support the notation Major.Minor.x. When specified using this notation, the version will resolve to the greatest patch version for the specified major and minor version.
  • Added Prometheus add-on version 0.48.1-16.12.1.
  • Added Sonobuoy add-on version 0.52.0.

Bug Fixes

  • The reset task will now properly remove Kubernetes host packages.

Release v2021.07.02-0

Released on July 2, 2021

New Features

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed CVE-2021-20288 Rook 1.5.11 and 1.0.4-14.2.21.

Release v2021.06.30-1

Released on June 30, 2021

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue which caused newer versions of kURL to have outdated scripts. This issue affects kURL versions v2021.06.24-0, v2021.06.24-1, v2021.06.25-0, and v2021.06.30-0.

Release v2021.06.30-0

Released on June 30, 2021

New Features

  • Added the ability to configure the Kubernetes service type used by the Prometheus add-on to expose Prometheus, Grafana and Alertmanager. The currently accepted options are "NodePort" as the default, and "ClusterIP".
  • Migrations are a supported way to change CSI, CRI, and CNI providers.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue that would cause Kubernetes upgrades to fail when the hostname of a node contains uppercase characters.
  • Fixed an issue that prevented containerd from trusting the registry certificate except on the first primary.

Release v2021.06.25-0

Released on June 25, 2021

New Features

  • Added support for Kubernetes versions 1.21.2, 1.20.8, 1.19.12 and 1.18.20.
  • Added KOTS add-on version 1.45.0.
  • Added Containerd add-on version 1.4.6.
  • Added Contour add-on version 1.16.0.
  • Added EKCO add-on version 0.10.3.
  • Added Rook add-on version 1.5.12.
  • Added Velero add-on version 1.6.1.
  • Added Antrea add-on version 1.1.0.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue that would cause an upgrade of Prometheus from version 0.44.1 to any later version to cause the Contour Pods to crash.
  • Fixed an issue in earlier versions of the Prometheus add-on which prevented the Grafana Dashboard from connecting to the Prometheus data store.
  • Fixed an issue that could cause a kURL upgrade to fail if new add-ons had been added to kURL (even if they were not used in that installer).

Release v2021.06.24-1

Released on June 24, 2021

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a bug in which the Rook add-on (version 1.0.4-14.2.21) was referencing the incorrect ceph image.

Release v2021.06.24-0

Released on June 24, 2021

New Features

  • The Goldpinger add-on has been added to monitor network connectivity.

Improvements

  • Host packages installed on CentOS, RHEL and Oracle Linux will now be installed using yum rather than rpm and no longer force overwrite previously installed versions.
  • The Prometheus add-on (Version 0.48.1-16.10.0+) will now pass the flag --storage.tsdb.retention.size=9GB to avoid filling the PVC completely.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a bug with the kurl-registry-ip flag that caused errors when restoring airgap clusters while using the Containerd add-on.

Release v2021.06.22-0

Released on June 22, 2021

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue that caused Rook-Ceph to have insecure connection claims. See CVE-2021-20288 for details.
  • A new Rook add-on version 1.0.4-14.2.21 has been added with an upgraded Ceph version 14.2.21.

Release v2021.06.17-0

Released on June 17, 2021

New Features

  • Added support for RHEL 8.4 and CentOS 8.4.

Improvements

  • Added support for versioned kurl installers to the installation spec validator (if an add-on version was not present in the version of kurl specified, an error will be returned).

Release v2021.06.15-0

Released on June 15, 2021

New Features

Improvements

  • Containerd configuration will be regenerated when rerunning the installer. New settings have been added to the Containerd add-on to allow you to preserve the existing config or to add additional fields.

Release v2021.06.11-0

Released on June 11, 2021

New Features

Release v2021.06.08-0

Released on June 8, 2021

New Features

Release v2021.06.07-0

Released on June 7, 2021

Improvements

-Added HTTPS proxy configuration to KOTS (>= v1.43.1).

Release v2021.06.04-0

Released on June 4, 2021

New Features

Improvements

  • Added HTTPS proxy configuration to Velero.
  • Installing the Docker add-on will no longer install additional recommended packages on Ubuntu.
  • Added a preinstallation check to the Longhorn add-on that validates that nodes support bidirectional mount propagation.
  • The replicated/kurl-util image now includes the Linux command line utilities curl, ipvsadm, netcat, openssl, strace, sysstat, tcpdump and telnet for debugging purposes.

Release v2021.05.28-01

Released on May 28, 2021

New Features

Improvements

  • A host preflight check for the Longhorn add-on will ensure sufficient disk space is available in /var/lib/longhorn.
  • A priority class is now set on the Longhorn add-on to delay its eviction.

Release v2021.05.28-0

Released on May 28, 2021

Improvements

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue that caused the Versioned airgap installer to download incomplete packages for previous versions.

Release v2021.05.26-2

Released on May 26, 2021

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue that caused installations on Oracle Linux 8.4 to fail.

Release v2021.05.26-1

Released on May 26, 2021

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed release generator.

Release v2021.05.26-0

Released on May 26, 2021

New Features

  • Added Kubernetes versions 1.21.1, 1.20.7, 1.19.11 and 1.18.19.
  • Added Rook add-on version 1.5.11.
  • Added Prometheus add-on version 0.47.1-16.0.1.

Improvements

  • The Containerd add-on will now be upgraded to conform to the latest kURL spec installed.
  • The version of runC included with Docker and Containerd has been upgraded to v1.0.0-rc95.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue that caused the Grafana dashboard to fail to show graphs due to a misconfigured Prometheus service URL.

Release v2021.05.24-0

Released on May 24, 2021

New Features

  • Added the ability to configure proxies for Velero backups.
  • Added KOTS add-on version 1.42.1.

Release v2021.05.21-1

Released on May 21, 2021

Improvements

Release v2021.05.21-0

Released on May 21, 2021

Improvements

  • The longhorn data directory permissions are now restricted to the root user.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue that prevented Rook 1.4.9+ from installing on Kubernetes 1.21.

Release v2021.05.17-0

Released on May 17, 2021

Improvements

  • The following improvements have been made to prompts requiring user feedback:
    • For interactive terminal sessions, all prompts will no longer timeout.
    • For non-interactive terminal sessions, all prompts that require user input will now fail.
    • For non-interactive terminal sessions, confirmation prompts will now automatically confirm or deny based on the default.
    • Preflight failures and warnings will no longer prompt to confirm or deny, and instead will continue.
    • Properties spec.kurl.ignoreRemoteLoadImagesPrompt and spec.kurl.ignoreRemoteUpgradePrompt have been added to the kurl.sh/v1beta1.Installer spec to bypass prompts for automation purposes.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue that could cause the node ready check to falsely report as successful causing unforseen issues with an installation.

Release v2021.05.14-1

Released on May 14, 2021

New Features

Release v2021.05.14-0

Released on May 14, 2021

New Features

Improvements

  • RPM install command will now suppress signature verification errors.

Release v2021.05.07-1

Released on May 7, 2021

New Features

Improvements

  • Allow the WEAVE_TAG environment variable to be specified to pin the Weave version when running the reset task.

Bug Fixes

Release v2021.05.07-0

Released on May 7, 2021

New Features

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue with the EKCO add-on that would cause a node to hang on shutdown if there were any unmounted rbd devices.