Change logs for dsc plugin 4.2

dsc-4.2-1.10 (2018-11-28)

Changes

Bug fixes

Miscellaneous

  • Fixed: The GM file_download does not create missing folders in path (#12900)

  • Fixed: The GM file_download does not create missing folders in path (#12900)

  • Fixed: Windows Component present/absent are not working from the technique editor (#12753)

ncf

  • Fixed: Missing folder for the KB_present GM (#12899)

  • Fixed: Because of wrong encoding for nxlog config file, nxlog fails to start (#12972)

  • Fixed: Files enforce content does not UTF8 (#12935)

  • Fixed: File_copy_from_local_source does not create the path when it is not already defined (#12833)

  • Fixed: Variable_Dict GM fails when executed on an already existing variable (#12826)

  • Fixed: Variable_String GM fails when executed on an already existing variable (#12818)

Packaging

  • Fixed: zip must be a binary dependency for the package (#12794)

  • Fixed: Postinst script is always ending with errors because openssl can not find its conf file (#12776)

Release notes

Special thanks go out to the following individuals who invested time, patience, testing, patches or bug reports to make this version of Rudder better:

This is a bug fix release in the 4.2 series and therefore all installations of 4.2.x should be upgraded when possible. When we release a new version of Rudder it has been thoroughly tested, and we consider the release enterprise-ready for deployment.

dsc-4.2-1.9 (2018-11-28)

Changes

Miscellaneous

  • Add a windows hotfix present GM (#12727)

  • Add a condition_from_variable GM (#12575)

  • Add a condition_from_variable GM (#12575)

ncf

  • Add a windows hotfix absent GM (#12726)

Bug fixes

System integration

  • Fixed: DSC agent may stay in no answer because of nxlog (#11376)

Miscellaneous

  • Fixed: condition_from_variable_match is generating wrong classes (#12746)

Release notes

Special thanks go out to the following individuals who invested time, patience, testing, patches or bug reports to make this version of Rudder better:

This is a bug fix release in the 4.2 series and therefore all installations of 4.2.x should be upgraded when possible. When we release a new version of Rudder it has been thoroughly tested, and we consider the release enterprise-ready for deployment.

dsc-4.2-1.8 (2018-11-28)

Changes

Bug fixes

Packaging

  • Fixed: Release version 1.8 of windows agent/plugin (#12612)

Miscellaneous

  • Fixed: Changing windows logger need some service restart (#12523)

  • Fixed: registry_entry_present does not work properly in audit mode and with wrong inputs (#12551)

Release notes

Special thanks go out to the following individuals who invested time, patience, testing, patches or bug reports to make this version of Rudder better:

This is a bug fix release in the 4.2 series and therefore all installations of 4.2.x should be upgraded when possible. When we release a new version of Rudder it has been thoroughly tested, and we consider the release enterprise-ready for deployment.

dsc-4.2-1.7 (2018-11-28)

Changes

Miscellaneous

  • Add optional verbose logs on dsc agent (#12403)

  • Add a technique to manage installed softwares on the windows agent (#12494)

  • Add a variable_string_from_command GM (#12492)

  • Add a dedicated rudder application event log (#12413)

Bug fixes

Miscellaneous

  • Fixed: nxlog was not well started (#12401)

  • Fixed: Command execution GM is not reporting properly (#12484)

Release notes

Special thanks go out to the following individuals who invested time, patience, testing, patches or bug reports to make this version of Rudder better:

This is a bug fix release in the 4.2 series and therefore all installations of 4.2.x should be upgraded when possible. When we release a new version of Rudder it has been thoroughly tested, and we consider the release enterprise-ready for deployment.

dsc-4.2-1.6 (2018-11-28)

Changes

Rudder web app

  • Release version 1.6 of plugin compatible with Rudder 4.2.5 (#12456)

Bug fixes

Rudder web app

  • Fixed: Upgrade Windows Agent to implement parameter escape API (#12405)

Release notes

Special thanks go out to the following individuals who invested time, patience, testing, patches or bug reports to make this version of Rudder better:

This is a bug fix release in the 4.2 series and therefore all installations of 4.2.x should be upgraded when possible. When we release a new version of Rudder it has been thoroughly tested, and we consider the release enterprise-ready for deployment.

dsc-4.2-1.5 (2018-11-28)

Changes

Bug fixes

Packaging

  • Fixed: When we upgrade dsc plugin, techniques are not reloaded automatically (#12327)

System techniques

  • Fixed: Broken policy generation (#12315)

Release notes

Special thanks go out to the following individuals who invested time, patience, testing, patches or bug reports to make this version of Rudder better:

This is a bug fix release in the 4.2 series and therefore all installations of 4.2.x should be upgraded when possible. When we release a new version of Rudder it has been thoroughly tested, and we consider the release enterprise-ready for deployment.

dsc-4.2-1.4 (2018-11-28)

Changes

Bug fixes

System techniques

  • Fixed: Windows Agent ``last seen'' never (#12160)

Release notes

Special thanks go out to the following individuals who invested time, patience, testing, patches or bug reports to make this version of Rudder better:

  • pierrick prost

This is a bug fix release in the 4.2 series and therefore all installations of 4.2.x should be upgraded when possible. When we release a new version of Rudder it has been thoroughly tested, and we consider the release enterprise-ready for deployment.

dsc-4.2-1.3 (2018-11-28)

Changes

System integration

  • NXlog configuration cannot be modified (#12088)

Bug fixes

Release notes

Special thanks go out to the following individuals who invested time, patience, testing, patches or bug reports to make this version of Rudder better:

This is a bug fix release in the 4.2 series and therefore all installations of 4.2.x should be upgraded when possible. When we release a new version of Rudder it has been thoroughly tested, and we consider the release enterprise-ready for deployment.

dsc-4.2-1.2 (2018-11-28)

Changes

Miscellaneous

  • Use rudder to dsify techniques instead of ncf (#11817)

Bug fixes

ncf

  • Fixed: Implement condition_from_command in dsc (#11815)

  • Fixed: windows component present installs a component in audit mode (#11767)

Release notes

Special thanks go out to the following individuals who invested time, patience, testing, patches or bug reports to make this version of Rudder better:

This is a bug fix release in the 4.2 series and therefore all installations of 4.2.x should be upgraded when possible. When we release a new version of Rudder it has been thoroughly tested, and we consider the release enterprise-ready for deployment.

dsc-4.2-1.1 (2018-11-28)

Changes

Packaging

  • Release version 1.1. of dsc plugin/agent (#11659)

Bug fixes

Rudder web app

  • Fixed: Bootstrap creation of DSC groups is not done (#11657)

  • Fixed: DSC system group must be created in plugin (#11590)

System techniques

  • Fixed: ``System variables definition parameters'' component name is too long (#11441)

Release notes

Special thanks go out to the following individuals who invested time, patience, testing, patches or bug reports to make this version of Rudder better:

This is a bug fix release in the 4.2 series and therefore all installations of 4.2.x should be upgraded when possible. When we release a new version of Rudder it has been thoroughly tested, and we consider the release enterprise-ready for deployment.

dsc-4.2-1.0 (2018-11-28)

Changes

Packaging

  • Release v1.0 of windows agent and plugin. (#11446)

Rudder web app

  • Add license to dsc plugin (#11413)

System techniques

  • Add support for node properties and Rudder parameters to the DSC agent (#11404)

Miscellaneous

  • add a File_Download generic method (#11343)

  • Adding type field in windows registry present GM (#11352)

  • make a dsc version of registry edition technique (#11354)

  • make a dsc version of registry edition technique (#11354)

  • Add a File_from_template_mustache generic method (#11242)

  • Add a variable_string generic_method in dsc (#11256)

  • Add a variable_dict_from_file generic method (#11269)

CLI

  • Add some colors to agent output (#10926)

Bug fixes

Packaging

  • Fixed: Bad path for demo license file (#11440)

  • Fixed: Error at generation after reinstalling rudder windows plugin (#11387)

  • Fixed: Fix dsc policy generation tests (#11400)

  • Fixed: always update agent schedule when reinstalling agent (#11368)

Rudder web app

  • Fixed: Missing private repositories (#11436)

  • Fixed: Tests are broken after #11406 (#11419)

System techniques

  • Fixed: .st files are distributed to the nodes (#11425)

  • Fixed: Error when running agent right after install (#11292)

ncf

  • Fixed: Change report message of dsc generic methods (part 1) (#11369)

  • Fixed: Wrong reporting on generic method File from shared folder (#11357)

  • Fixed: componentKey error in Variable-String (#11349)

Miscellaneous

  • Fixed: Json file of variables (#11379)

  • Fixed: file template from mustache template fails when destination is an empty file (#11374)

  • Fixed: Agent installer waiting for entries (#11373)

  • Fixed: file_copy_from_local patch (#11366)

  • Fixed: Missing new standard features in variable string/merge GM (#11364)

  • Fixed: missing some state in the agent (#11360)

  • Fixed: Techniques are not updated correctly to work on dsc at plugin install/update (#11345)

  • Fixed: file_from_shared_folder GM does not handle _ (#11333)

Release notes

Special thanks go out to the following individuals who invested time, patience, testing, patches or bug reports to make this version of Rudder better:

This is a bug fix release in the 4.2 series and therefore all installations of 4.2.x should be upgraded when possible. When we release a new version of Rudder it has been thoroughly tested, and we consider the release enterprise-ready for deployment.

dsc-4.2-0.4 (2018-11-28)

Changes

Miscellaneous

  • Add a variable_dict_merge generic method (#11271)

  • Add a Windows_Component_absent GM (#11321)

  • Add a Windows_Component_present GM (#11319)

  • Add a Service-started-at-boot in dsc (#11312)

  • Add a Service-stopped-at-boot in dsc (#11315)

  • Add a Service-Restart GM in dsc (#11311)

  • Add a variable_dict generic method (#11267)

  • Add a variable_from_file generic method (#11265)

  • rename rudder variables (#11247)

  • Add a File_copy_from_local_source generic method (#11236)

  • user_present/absent reports (#11200)

  • Add a generic method command_execution (#11170)

ncf

  • Change reporting message format in ncf agent (#11276)

  • Add a parameter to generic methods to configure reporting key if needed (#11273)

  • Add generic method to manage registry keys (#11240)

  • Add a generic method to download from shared folder (#11165)

  • Reporting is mixed with action in generic method, so we can’t call a generic method from another generic method (#11103)

Bug fixes

Miscellaneous

  • Fixed: user_password debug prompt (#11337)

  • Fixed: Missing .cf files (#11325)

  • Fixed: fix file_from_server method (#11302)

  • Fixed: fix file_from_server method (#11302)

  • Fixed: user_present audit mode (#11202)

ncf

  • Fixed: Policy generation fails due to duplicate bundle (#11332)

  • Fixed: Remove code from ncf placeholder methods (#11294)

  • Fixed: Unexpected reporting due to mismatch between component name in generic method .ps1 and @name in equivalent for .cf (#11293)

  • Fixed: Generic method wrong function name (#11196)

  • Fixed: user_present method (#11189)

Packaging

  • Fixed: Error when installing plugin rpk (#11298)

  • Fixed: Wrong permissions in dsc techniques (#11184)

  • Fixed: zip may be missing from system (ie on my Ubuntu 16) (#11115)

Rudder web app

  • Fixed: Remove json generation done for all agent type (#11227)

  • Fixed: DSC plugin def is the one of DataSource plugin (#11175)

Release notes

Special thanks go out to the following individuals who invested time, patience, testing, patches or bug reports to make this version of Rudder better:

This is a bug fix release in the 4.2 series and therefore all installations of 4.2.x should be upgraded when possible. When we release a new version of Rudder it has been thoroughly tested, and we consider the release enterprise-ready for deployment.

dsc-4.2-0.3 (2018-11-28)

Changes

ncf

  • Add extra generic methods for DSC (#11104)

Packaging

  • windows agent certificate should contain the uuid instead of the hostname (#11032)

Bug fixes

Miscellaneous

  • Fixed: Missing end run report from agent (#11026)

Release notes

Special thanks go out to the following individuals who invested time, patience, testing, patches or bug reports to make this version of Rudder better:

This is a bug fix release in the 4.2 series and therefore all installations of 4.2.x should be upgraded when possible. When we release a new version of Rudder it has been thoroughly tested, and we consider the release enterprise-ready for deployment.

dsc-4.2-0.2 (2018-11-28)

Changes

Miscellaneous

  • Make 4.2-0.2 plugin release (#11108)

  • Creata a task to run automatically inventory at night (#10918)

  • Normalize call to Techniques (#10869)

  • Improve reporting (#10806)

  • Create a generic method to edit file based on a template (#10822)

  • Configure nxlog to send reports to the rudder server (#10802)

  • Add time classes (#10804)

  • Generate inventory - first iteration (#10800)

  • Add classes management (#10789)

  • Add reporting to eventlog in agent (#10794)

  • Automatically load all generic method and technique files (#10790)

  • Add second generic method on User, factor logging code, and detect error/repaired status (#10784)

  • First iteration on generic method/technique/loading (#10777)

ncf

  • Add directory_create and file_create generic methods (#10892)

  • Initial policies should contain no techniques (#10966)

  • Normalize generic method format (#10831)

Rudder web app

  • Move in code from Rudder into the plugin (#11073)

System techniques

  • Change start and end reports for plugin (#11036)

  • Load system variables from a json file (#10886)

Packaging

  • Add a hook to create dsc version on a technique (#11019)

  • Call inventory during postinstall (#10921)

  • Support only 64 bits windows (#10950)

  • Agent certificate must be a CA to be self signed and able to authenticate on apache (#10944)

  • Create a rudder plugin for server-side windows support (#10935)

  • Change names in fusion and package accordingly to naming convention (#10932)

  • Finish agent command line (#10930)

  • Rework windows installer to make debugging easier (#10924)

  • Create a rudder executable and make it available in the PATH (#10896)

  • Policy server should be in etc (#10878)

  • create uuid in lowercase (#10882)

  • Create a self signed certificate instead of a public key (#10841)

  • Add Rudder-agent sofware information on Windows to have it inventory (#10830)

  • First iteration on windows agent packaging (#10736)

CLI

  • Update policy using client authentication (#10957)

  • Add an help command for CLI (#10874)

  • add an update command (#10888)

  • Add execution time computation to the CLI (#10873)

  • Add rudder agent enable/disable (#10872)

System integration

  • Scheduling / execution engine (#10740)

  • Change Rudder.pm file in fusion-invneoty to look for windows-dsc agent (#10756)

Bug fixes

ncf

  • Fixed: file_enforce_content is not working (#11133)

  • Fixed: When we install dsc plugin, existing techniques generated with technique editor are not updated (#11132)

  • Fixed: File from template does not work when the destination does not exist (#10867)

  • Fixed: Allow defining a class that is already defined (#10866)

Packaging

  • Fixed: Add cfengine methods for service_status and user_status so they can be used in technique editor (#11091)

  • Fixed: We are distributing rudder.json, rudder-directives.ps1 and rudder-system-directives.ps1 from initial policies (#11090)

  • Fixed: DSC ps1 file is not added in the technique repository after generation (#11065)

  • Fixed: Use the version from makefile everywhere (#11056)

  • Fixed: Broken UUID generation (#10893)

  • Fixed: A new cert is created during every install (#10884)

  • Fixed: Wrong installation destination for Rudder (#10853)

  • Fixed: Installer cannot install rudder agent dsc (#10844)

  • Fixed: Create agent key and parse it in inventory (#10817)

Rudder web app

  • Fixed: error in dscify hook when creating technique (#11092)

System techniques

  • Fixed: invalid reporting from system technique (#11070)

  • Fixed: Load user technique ``.ps1'' (#11078)

  • Fixed: Missing rudder.ps1 in plugin (#11000)

  • Fixed: Missing template for rudder-directives / rudder-system-directives (#10968)

  • Fixed: Broken syntax in agent (#10851)

Miscellaneous

  • Fixed: missing closing ) in dsc agent to read build-info.json (#11069)

  • Fixed: policies are not correctly compressed (#11068)

  • Fixed: Missing end run report from agent (#11026)

  • Fixed: Wrong permission for /var/rudder/configuration-repository/dsc (#11022)

  • Fixed: Generated promises are invalid (#11024)

  • Fixed: No reports from dsc node (#11017)

  • Fixed: Typo in 91-compress-dsc-policies (#11008)

  • Fixed: Replace ReportIdentifier by ReportId in initial promises (#10954)

  • Fixed: Missing default json properties file (#10902)

  • Fixed: Add an inventory command (#10815)

  • Fixed: Missing node name in inventory file name (#10865)

  • Fixed: no eventlog source created after install (#10863)

  • Fixed: Agent log are not inserted in database (#10828)

  • Fixed: nodeuuid is not correctly fetched by policies (#10827)

  • Fixed: Correctly detect when log config file need to be changed (#10821)

  • Fixed: missing variables definition in agent (#10813)

  • Fixed: Reset culture in rudder agent (#10814)

  • Fixed: Add pretty display for execution and reports (#10803)

System integration

  • Fixed: Scheduled tasks don’t work (and missing update task) (#11003)

  • Fixed: Hook that zips policy don’t take agent resource (#11011)

  • Fixed: Generated policy are zipped with ``rules.new'' directory (#10970)

  • Fixed: Agent type must be ``dsc'' in hook and metadata.xml (#10965)

CLI

  • Fixed: Agent cli is too verbose during post-install (#10945)

  • Fixed: rudder.bat conflicts with rudder cmdlet (#10940)

  • Fixed: Agent inventory fails (#10941)

  • Fixed: Abort on error in agent code (#10887)

  • Fixed: Fix some display issues in the agent (#10883)

  • Fixed: Different fields in report cli outputs are not aligned (#10875)

Release notes

Special thanks go out to the following individuals who invested time, patience, testing, patches or bug reports to make this version of Rudder better:

This is a bug fix release in the 4.2 series and therefore all installations of 4.2.x should be upgraded when possible. When we release a new version of Rudder it has been thoroughly tested, and we consider the release enterprise-ready for deployment.