Release 2017_024 (2017-10-13)

Impact

  • Approximate 15 minutes downtime of the whole network due to the introduction of jumbo frames in the storage network. Short network connectivity drop-outs for smaller configuration changes.

Gentoo platform

  • Upgrade Ceph version to 0.94.10 (#28562).
  • Upgrade Linux kernel to 4.9.51, xfsprogs to 4.12 (#28508).
  • Increase MTU on the storage network to 9000 (#28563).
  • Enable flow control throughout our switching infrastructure, improve ring buffer tuning on network interface cards (#28563).

Documentation

  • nothing yet