OpsCenter 6.1.11 Release Notes

Release notes for the OpsCenter version 6.1.11 release.

8 October 2018

Highlights

  • Added two parameters to the [ldap] section of opscenterd.conf. These changes include support of LDAP searches for users without specifying an Organizational Unit (OU), plus adding the ability to follow LDAP referrals.

Upgrade Information

Important: Review the 6.1 changes pertinent to the release as noted in the DataStax OpsCenter Upgrade Guide. Configuration and other notable changes are provided in detail.

Compatibility

To see which versions of DataStax Enterprise are supported with OpsCenter 6.x, see the OpsCenter Compatibility chart.

Known Issues

Important: Review the list of known issues before running a new OpsCenter version on a production DSE cluster.

Changes in this release

The following changes are included in this release.

Core
  • Allows OpsCenter to support LDAP searches for users without specifying an Organizational Unit (OU). Also adds the ability to follow LDAP referrals. (OPSC-13384)

    The following flags were added to the [ldap] section of opscenterd.conf to manage the mentioned changes:

    enforce_single_user_search_result
    Returns an error when multiple entries are returned from a user search after all referrals (if applicable) are followed. Set to False if the user_search_base is not confined to one particular OU. Default: True.
    follow_referrals
    Sets whether the OpsCenter LDAP client should follow referrals. Active Directory typically does not follow referrals. Default: False.