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Release notes

These are the features and fixes you'll get by upgrading from 2019.7.13 to 2019.8.2.

Changes in Octopus 2019.8.2

  • 5647 - Package acquisition now runs after manual intervention for steps with additional packages
  • 5803 - Automatic redirect to secure WebUI binding now works for localhost binding
  • 5820 - Fix misaligned deployment process chips
  • 5825 - Certificates without a private key can now be installed into another user's key store on windows
  • 5826 - Fixed the User edit page so the Reset Password button is only enabled based on the same permissions checks logic the API is using
  • 5830 - Updated bundle Tentacle to 5.0.3 to fix crash when launching Tentacle Manager
  • 5834 - Includes bundled Tentacle 5.0.3 with fix for memory leak with Listening Tentacles

Changes in Octopus 2019.8.1

  • 5813 - Jira comment parser RegEx updated to simplify and also remove some false positive cases
  • 5814 - Machine policy health check no longer runs at startup when health check policy is set to Never
  • 5815 - Fixed a performance problem where looking at a deployment paused by manual intervention would cause high CPU usage on the Octopus Server, but only if the manual intervention was not restricted to specific teams and you have a LOT of teams
  • 5816 - UI fix for accessing Project Templates menu for multi-tenancy
  • 5817 - UI fix for cloning steps across different projects
  • 5818 - Fixed a bug preventing new variable values from being added to a project or library variable set where there is already another variable value with the same name
  • 5819 - Made CTRL+Click work in the project switch again, so it opens the selected project in a new browser tab just like it did before 2019.7.13

Changes in Octopus 2019.8.0

  • 5213 - Fix issue where Calamari doesn't respect the setting to bypass the default proxy in windows
  • 5726 - System.IO.IOException: The process cannot access the file 'xxx' because it is being used by another process during Calamari package extraction
  • 5727 - Add the ability to clone a Tenant
  • 5784 - Demote logging level for "Setting Proxy Environment Variables" to VERBOSE
  • 5793 - Moved --ServerNodeName from the configure command to the create-instance command
  • 5798 - Fixed a bug in ProjectSwitcher that was redirecting to the wrong projects after filtering results
  • 5805 - Fixed a null reference exception that occurred on login in some AD configurations after upgrade beyond 2019.5.0
  • 5806 - Allow configuration of a specific domain for cookies issued by server, to allow custom web UIs to call the API
  • 5811 - Add a description field to each Tenant
  • 5812 - Add UriEscape, UriDataEscape, Substring, Trim and Truncate filters for variable substitutions

Changes in Octopus 2019.7.13

  • 5497 - Fixed a bug that prevent upgrades when malformed artifact documents exist
  • 5500 - Fix for scheduled release creation for variable package feeds
  • 5771 - Add connectivity verification buttons for Jira issue tracker settings
  • 5788 - Consecutive spaces in Projects and Spaces are now ignored during the "type the name to confirm" delete validation
  • 5792 - Force Upgrade option will create a new Service Fabric deployment if none exists
  • 5795 - The WebUI HTTP listener now retries if there is a network error that causes it to terminate
  • 5796 - Fix linking of Projects to Channels in Audit Log
  • 5800 - Module imports are now timed and printed as verbose log messages
  • 5804 - UI adding a side-by-side step-editing experience and filters