FlashGrid Storage Fabric

Release Notes


Version 18.10

New features:

  • support for Oracle GI 18c
  • added flashgrid-dg replace-disks command #1536
  • email alerts for events in node monitor logs #1587

Bug fixes:

  • diags: flashgrid-cluster timing out when ASM not responding #1576
  • flashgrid-node shows unfriendly error message if flashgrid service stopped #1598

Version 18.08

New features:

  • reliability enhancements in disk heartbeat mechanism #1453

Bug fixes:

  • flashgrid-dg create incorrectly sets SITE for quorum disks in Extended Clusters #1511
  • flashgrid-cluster drives showing disk status incorrectly #1532
  • incorrectly configures Site parameter for Extended Clusters with quorum on external iSCSI storage #1354
  • update 22: errors when stopping target service #1566

Version 18.07

New features:

  • support for direct storage connections for improved performance in Azure

Version 18.06

New features:

  • flashgrid-cluster: added Vote files monitoring
  • added license file and reminders

Version 18.03

New features:

  • flashgrid-cluster: non-zero return codes for Critical/Warning states
  • add site parameter for external iSCSI disks #1354

Bug fixes:

  • update 114: I/O errors on NVMe disks #1198
  • update 92: collect-diags showing error #1476
  • update 89: missing announcements on overloaded network #1441
  • update 83: flashgrid-ca: shows cfg file mismatch when checksum is the same #1449
  • update 83: 'flashgrid-cluster strict-read-local-show' fails if called via sudo #1138
  • update 75: initiator check mechanism imrpovements #1453
  • After reboot a target is not started #1377

Version 18.01

New features:

  • flashgrid-dg create: add FLEX redundancy level #927
  • flashgrid-dg show: show repair_time and compat attributes for the DG #1050

Bug fixes:

  • security hardening: set umask=0022 for processes creating cfg files #1314

Version 17.11

New features:

  • add 'flashgrid-cluster set-email-alerts' command #1286

Bug fixes:

  • capture additional files in diags #1277
  • 'flashgrid-dg add-disks' with incorrect DG name shows very cryptic error #1270
  • 'flashgrid-node start' command stops ASM #1191

Version 17.10

New features:

  • add support for Oracle GI 12.2.0.1 Oct'17 Release Update #1208

Bug fixes:

  • update 25: 'flashgrid-node start' command stops ASM #1191
  • with custom directories ASM and DB alert logs are not captured in diags #1192

Version 17.09

New features:

  • add SAR stats to diags #1194
  • update instant client to ver 12.2 #989

Bug fixes:

  • update 25: 'flashgrid-node start' command stops ASM #1191
  • with custom directories ASM and DB alert logs are not captured in diags #1192
  • 'flashgrid-create-dg' creates DG with invalid value of 'disk_repair_time' #1026
  • 'flashgrid-create-dg' and 'flashgrid-dg create' do not report error if flashgrid service is not running on ASM node #939
  • Target service failure and unwarranted dismount of diskgroup during CalibrateIOstress #1159
  • flashgrid-ca: spaces between email addresses in 'To:' result in bad address saved #1163