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Release notes

These are the features and fixes you'll get by upgrading from 2020.5.379 to 2020.6.4987.

Changes in Octopus 2020.6.4987

  • 6814 - Health checks now no longer run more often than they should in a HA setup

Changes in Octopus 2020.6.4974

  • 6846 - Sort order for lists in Octopus are not following an alphabetical convention
  • 5693 - Improved performance of Certificate endpoints
  • 6864 - Fixed issue with package notes for ECR images with non-semver versions
  • 6840 - The API now returns a response body when a package already exists in the internal feed, which fixes the double uploading from the .NET Octopus.Client library

Changes in Octopus 2020.6.4923

  • 6835 - Added support for Terraform CLI v0.15.0

Changes in Octopus 2020.6.4915

  • 6844 - Worker pool results in the global search now open to the right place
  • 6768 - Ensured all enum parsing was case in-sensitive so that case differences in API calls or DB values don't cause a problem
  • 6826 - Version parsing tolerates version strings with spaces

Changes in Octopus 2020.6.4855

  • 6825 - Package upload no longer fails if there are more than 2100 projects with ARC enabled
  • 6819 - Restored browser compatibility warning

Changes in Octopus 2020.6.4809

  • 6798 - Allow Project cloning when user has ProjectGroup scoping on ProjectCreate permission
  • 6804 - Cleaning the package cache will no longer block other scheduled maintenance jobs from executing
  • 6796 - Reduced the performance impact of loading a release with many associated Library Variable Sets

Changes in Octopus 2020.6.4788

  • 6807 - The latest docker tag should not be sorted as the latest version.
  • 6652 - Custom script steps do not evaluate release notes or build information when using dynamic packages
  • 6801 - Project API calls are case insensitive matching the project slug
  • 6784 - Fixes an issue where commits were omitted from the release screen when the VCS type is unknown
  • 6802 - The Octopus Server version number is now displayed as major.minor (Build buildcounter)

Changes in Octopus 2020.6.4722

  • 6719 - Notes are now snapshotted with the deployment process
  • 6786 - Local privilege escalation in Octopus Server (CVE-2021-26556)

Changes in Octopus 2020.6.4701

  • 6772 - Library Variables Usage can time out
  • 6775 - Script Module Usage is slow

Changes in Octopus 2020.6.4688

  • 6744 - Octopus no longer loads if there are two slashes after domain
  • 6786 - Local privilege escalation in Octopus Server (CVE-2021-26556)

Changes in Octopus 2020.6.4671

Breaking Changes
  • 6690 - Breaking Change Channels now require the ProjectView permission
Other Changes
  • 6780 - After upgrade Octopus Server may fail to start due to invalid mimetype in project images
  • 6771 - Release versions with regex characters break the dashboard
  • 6615 - Disabled child steps are greyed out on both the process editor and overview pages
  • 6758 - The Docker versioning parser accepts only periods between major, minor, patch and release fields to increase compatibility with Semver
  • 6756 - Fixes an issue where an incorrect version template is used when generating a release version during release creation
  • 6747 - Fixes issue where step template settings were not applied
  • 6735 - Fixed a bug where library step templates were re-fetching unnecessarily in the process editor
  • 6726 - Fixed a race condition that caused the server to start returning 500 instead of 404
  • 6698 - Allow setting default worker pool for target created via infrastructure cmdlets
  • 6596 - Fix bug where a phase inheriting a Lifecycle’s Retention Policy does not log correctly
  • 6435 - Bugfix to be able to run a runbook with Deploy a Release step
  • 6633 - Resolved issue where de-selecting "Replace entries in .config files" was not disabling functionality
  • 6703 - Introducing Global Search (within a Space)
  • 6683 - Structured Configuration variables now tries all parsers for files that don't match well-known file extensions
  • 6705 - Re-introduces support for api-key query string parameter
  • 6685 - Fixed an issue where upgrading from an older version of Octopus Server resulted in corrupt FeedId values stored in the database
  • 6700 - Fixed an issue where bash script output would not stream back to Octopus Server in real time
  • 6656 - Fixed erroneous Calamari Upgrade Required warning in SSH target health checks
  • 5301 - Delete is now prevented for teams referenced by a subscription
  • 6616 - ReleaseId and DeploymentId columns added to audit event CSV export
  • 6675 - Fixed handling of required prompted variables for runbooks
  • 96 - Fixed how the Octopus CLI runbook-run command handles prompted variables
  • 6670 - Add support for Kubernetes revisionHistoryLimit field
  • 6665 - Fixed an issue with timeouts for Maven artifact downloads
  • 6648 - Fixed steps reverting to default values when changing steps without saving
  • 6661 - Octopus now uses Swashbuckle for Swagger generation
  • 6653 - Allow Docker registry secrets to not be created when deploying Kubernetes containers
  • 6598 - Docker feeds support non-semver versions
  • 6584 - The Start Trigger and Package Requirement options don't appear at the right times
  • 6641 - fixes issue where Set-StrictMode in dynamic infrastructure scripts would cause an error during execution
  • 6576 - Fixes issue in which child deployment interventions in rolling deployments would short-circuit subsequent child deployments
  • 6601 - Guided failures for failed health check passes now on retry
  • 6630 - Add support for AKS admin logins

Changes in Octopus 2020.5.379

  • 6814 - Health checks now no longer run more often than they should in a HA setup