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1 0.19.0 2011-02-12
2 new feature: IPv6 support, except of LivePTR, NAT and SLB functionality (by Alexey Andriyanov)
3 new feature: cable ID column for links (#328, by Giovani Zamboni and Jens Weibler)
4 new feature: SNMPv3 support (#379, by Jens Weibler)
5 new feature: 802.1Q template copier
6 new feature: merge "objectlog" extension (by Ernest Shaffer)
7 new feature: add support for "container" objects to handle blades, VMs, etc. (by Aaron Dummer)
8 new feature: syncdomain.php now can create child processes to speed up 802.1Q sync
9 new feature: UI: live switchport info (port config, link status, learned mac list) showed inline on any object tab
10 bugfix: the feature of remembering last opened tab of realm page is now working
11 bugfix: UI: pager in ipv4net shows appropriate page when IP is highlighted
12 bugfix: create IPv4 network button, if pressed to open in a new window, was redirecting the parent window, too
13 bugfix: when searching for IP not belonging to any known network, the ugly assertion failed page was shown.
14 bugfix: prevent invalid port links (#363, by Aaron Dummer)
15 bugfix: the 'Refcnt' counter on Configuration: Dictionary page was sometimes broken (closes mantis:0000381)
16 update: cache image files thumbnails and make them JPEGs (#369, by Matt Mills)
17 update: enhance rackspace click helpers (by Jeroen Benda)
18 update: object type cannot be changed after the object is created
19 update: drop barcode column (by Aaron Dummer)
20 update: UI: ports/IPs/nets highlighting enhancements
21 update: links to ports added to object search results
22 update: custom search results provided by users' plugins now supported
23 update: Huawei VRP 5.70 pseudo-interactive telnet support (fixes multiple problems caused by fast commands post through netcat)
24 update: selective including of JS and CSS files. No more unneeded js code loaded.
25 update: 802.1Q template editor now supports single-submit edit and concerns concurrent submits
26 update: new API for dispaying messages (showError, showWarning, showSuccess)
27 update: dictionary attribute values with external links are formatted differently to distinguish the filter and external info links
28 update: UI: ability to clear object ports list at one blow
29 0.18.7 2011-02-09
30 bugfix: adjust 802.1Q command generation
31 bugfix: fixed telnet session hanging in NX-OS4 connector
32 bugfix: adjust installer check for mysqlnd
33 0.18.6 2010-11-26
34 bugfix: draw administrator's attention to missing LDAP extension (by Matt Mills)
35 bugfix: minor issues on LiveCDP/LLDP tab
36 update: SNMP data for FastIron LS (#357)
37 update: upon deleting 802.1Q order record focus SELECTs on the deleted values
38 bugfix: SQL error issue on some versions of PHP introduced in 0.18.5
39 new feature: 802.1Q: ability to recalculate the switch uplinks and downlinks by pressing a button on 8021q ports page
40 bugfix: when clearing object, allowed VLANs are also cleared now
41 0.18.5 2010-10-25
42 bugfix: attribute map editor was broken (#353)
43 bugfix: speed up IPv4 VLAN selector (by Boris Lytochkin)
44 bugfix: suppress inputs borders in MSIE (by Alexey Andrianov)
45 bugfix: handle locking failure in LDAP caching code
46 bugfix: enable deletion of initialized 802.1Q switch
47 bugfix: justify table alignment in rack view (#367)
48 bugfix: recognize Nexus portchannel interfaces in 802.1Q
49 update: allow scrollbars in port selector (#361)
50 update: make IPv4 utilization bar a standard element (by Alexey Andrianov)
51 update: make 802.1Q VLANs searchable
52 update: another round of SNMP enhancements
53 update: tag "quick list" redesign (by Alexey Andrianov)
54 update: disable knight button for a filtered IPv4 tree view
55 update: initial support of VRP version 5.70
56 new feature: enable IMS caching of progress bars (by Alexey Andrianov)
57 new feature: rebuild tag filter as soon as user changes it (by Alexey Andrianov)
58 new feature: default SLB configuration lines stored in DB (by Alexey Andrianov)
59 new feature: {$attr_X_Y} autotags (by Alexey Andrianov)
60 new feature: action "reset object" deleting it's non-hardware properties (Boris Lytochkin)
61 new feature: LLDP neighbour support on Cisco IOS switches (by Boris Lytochkin)
62 new feature: Links added for displaying object lists filtered by dictionary keys (Alexey Andrianov)
63 bugfix: fixed an issue with LiveCDP remote device names of Nexus switches
64 update: users could set MAX_UNFILTERED_ENTITIES cfg var to suppress display of entire entity sets before filters are applied (Alexey Andrianov)
65 update: objects' ports are now sorted by module numbers in all tabs
66 update: LiveCDP page: some bugs removed, user interface improvements
67 0.18.4 2010-07-13
68 bugfix: a race condition could be triggered in permissions editor
69 new feature: "any mode" of user port in VLAN switch template
70 new feature: LLDP support for VRP 5.50 software
71 update: improved error handling code
72 update: fixes in 802.1Q
73 0.18.3 2010-06-15
74 bugfix: fix mktemp not working on Slackware (by Rafael Ganascim)
75 bugfix: Nexus 802.1Q fixes
76 bugfix: fix incorrect quoting of port reservation comment
77 new feature: "Live CDP" now works with Nexus devices
78 new feature: Huawei NDP support
79 0.18.2 2010-06-10
80 bugfix: don't restore last opened tab, which won't be permitted anyway
81 update: completely switch to PDO prepared queries (#120)
82 update: don't allow duplicate rack row names (#344)
83 new feature: Live LLDP
84 0.18.1 2010-06-03
85 update: initial SNMP support of Summit switches
86 update: switch from deprecated ereg extension to PCRE (#262)
87 update: don't use deprecated magic_quoes extension (#315)
88 update: switch more tables to InnoDB engine
89 update: removed dependency on SPL extension, which 0.18.0 had introduced
90 0.18.0 2010-05-27
91 new feature: Live CDP (#58)
92 new feature: 802.1Q management (#182, original idea by Justin Ellison)
93 0.17.11 2010-06-14
94 update: usual SNMP updates
95 update: Bulk port form (#321)
96 update: 2960G-8TC SNMP patch by Jonathan Stanton
97 bugfix: updateObject() saves DB records for dict values when not set. (#273)
98 bugfix: argument validation was broken for value of 0 (#272)
99 bugfix: "Add/update multiple ports" did not work (#326)
100 bugfix: "bulk ports" form added more ports, than requested (#340)
101 bugfix: improve compatibility with eDirectory (by Joep van Ingen)
102 bugfix: static filter was hard to reset (#343)
103 0.17.10 2010-05-05
104 update: make object form messages consistent (by Tyler J. Wagner)
105 update: sort object ports in a more reasonable manner
106 update: enable class methods as handlers (by James Tutton)
107 update: better support of Huawei S5300 switches
108 update: better support of Brocade/Foundry FastIron switches
109 update: also list WS-C3524-XL (#320)
110 update: better support of Nexus switches
111 update: maintain filter per page load and isolated per realm (#217)
112 bugfix: ldap cache timestamp fix (#332)
113 bugfix: completely fix ticket:211
114 bugfix: declare charset in HTTP header (#312)
115 bugfix: PHP warning with certain auth setups (#310)
116 bugfix: don't add AC-in port for switches, which don't have it (#316)
117 bugfix: accept MAC addresses returned by newer Catalysts
118 bugfix: IPv4 management page was sometimes broken (#309)
119 0.17.9 2010-02-17
120 new feature: added per-user UI options (ticket:29)
121 new feature: LDAP cache can be disabled now (ticket:247)
122 bugfix: error message was lost on SNMP tab (reported by Tommi Hokkanen)
123 bugfix: expand/collapse links on IPv4 tree view (ticket:308)
124 bugfix: local.php did not work with SNMP
125 bugfix: added error handling to gateway function (ticket:303)
126 bugfix: user's local real name was ignored with LDAP (ticket:252)
127 update: SNMP support for more Catalyst switches
128 0.17.8 2009-12-25
129 bugfix: triggers disable tabs completely now (ticket:211)
130 bugfix: properly delete objects with linked ports (ticket:300)
131 bugfix: completely remove warnings caused by ticket:277 (by Jason Lifsey)
132 update: restore PortCompat editor functionality (ticket:263)
133 update: don't show inacessible links in index (by Jeroen Benda)
134 update: consider permitted VLANs in switchvlans (#302 by Boris Lytochkin)
135 update: regular dictionary update
136 bugfix: ajax code verifier response code bugfix
137 0.17.7 2009-11-09
138 bugfix: work around unbuffered query in ports pop-up (ticket:297)
139 update: add inline mode switcher by Jens Groh (ticket:298)
140 0.17.6 2009-10-31
141 update: voice/video devices
142 bugfix: PHP warning
143 bugfix: escaping of a newly created IPv4 network name (ticket:292)
144 bugfix: generate URLs more friendly for reverse proxies (ticket:246)
145 new feature: "proximity" view in port selector popup (ticket:284)
146 new feature: "$no_asset_tag" autotag (ticket:283)
147 0.17.5 2009-09-16
148 bugfix: corrected reference counters in tag tree
149 bugfix: "cn" autotag was not generated for objects
150 new feature: make text in the "added new object X" message clickable (ticket:280) (by Boris Lytochkin)
151 new feature: support for Ethernet transceivers (ticket:64) and WDM grids
152 new feature: initial support of APC switched rack PDUs (ticket:175)
153 update: power port type was split into input and output (ticket:261)
154 0.17.4 2009-08-13
155 bugfix: remove PHP warnings on IPv4 space management tab (ticket:277)
156 bugfix: work around array_fill_keys() from PHP 5.2 (ticket:278)
157 bugfix: delete real servers on RS pool deletion (ticket:233)
158 bugfix: "Same type, same tags" form was broken (ticket:279)
159 update: add more InnoDB foreign keys
160 update: also search object ports by label text
161 0.17.3 2009-08-08
162 update: even better search function (ticket:20)
163 update: suggest tag selector for new files and users (ticket:205)
164 update: "multiple ports" form is now hidden by default (ticket:274)
165 new feature: tags quick list on "Tags" tab (ticket:259)
166 bugfix: removed PHP warnings on "Rackspace" tab
167 bugfix: rack row removal sometimes failed (by Marcin Suchocki)
168 bugfix: improve usage counters for IPv4 networks
169 bugfix: make ADDNEW_AT_TOP options really work everywhere (ticket:213)
170 bugfix: authorize file preview as a download (ticket:241)
171 bugfix: dictionary stats report didn't work correctly
172 0.17.2 2009-07-22
173 new feature: configure default SNMP community (by jthurman)
174 new feature: "$untagged", "$portless", "$nameless" and "$masklen_OP_NN" autotags
175 new feature: knight button in IPv4 tree
176 new feature: searching by attribute value or port reservation comment
177 update: show appropriate message, if a record cannot be found
178 update: add Cisco dictionary entry for WS-CBS3030-DEL. closes ticket 225 (by jthurman)
179 update: add OS, router, fibre switch dictionary entries for ticket 238 (by Aaron)
180 update: allow variations of FC WWN as an L2 address (by killsystem)
181 update: port L2 address can be reused on the same object
182 update: same port name can be repeated for an object with different types
183 update: added comment field for IPv4 networks
184 update: NetApp records (by Sander Klein)
185 update: APC records (by Ray Robertson)
186 bugfix: do not produce PHP warning on LivePTR tab
187 bugfix: wrong port type set for WS-C2950-24. closes ticket 229 (by jthurman)
188 bugfix: improved IOS detection and fixed a logic error. closes ticket 232 (by jthurman)
189 bugfix: user account autotags were not generated under certain conditions (reported by Jason Hamilton)
190 bugfix: correctly remove tags, when deleting files
191 bugfix: switchvlans failed on "%" or "~" character in port name (by Boris Lytochkin)
192 bugfix: search failed, when only one RS pool was found for request
193 bugfix: large images could not be rendered often due to memory limit hit
194 new feature: rackspace tab is shown only if there is at least one rack
195 in the system. Closes ticket 234.
196 0.17.1 2009-06-03
197 bugfix: tags were not displayed on "File" page
198 bugfix: multiline comment for an added file was stored incorrectly
199 bugfix: user's displayed name was sometimes lost with LDAP auth
200 bugfix: rackspace rows highlightling was broken in previous release
201 bugfix: IPv4 address picker window was broken
202 bugfix: string value "0" was incorrectly handled, when displaying or entering data
203 bugfix: rackspace allocation history recording did not work in 0.17.0
204 bugfix: boolean expressions parsing in RackCode now honours priorities
205 bugfix: upgrade script could fail sometimes
206 update: removed unused database index
207 0.17.0 2009-05-20
208 new feature: file attachments (by Aaron)
209 new feature: ability to delete objects (by Aaron)
210 new feature: external "httpd" user authentication
211 new feature: validator in RackCode editor
212 new feature: vendor sieve for stickers
213 new feature: RackCode expressions as source for load balancer lists
214 new feature: wireless hardware in dictionary
215 new feature: "racks per row" option (by Frank Brodbeck)
216 new feature: LDAP cache
217 update: display row name when listing objects. closes ticket 16 (by Aaron)
218 update: ability to manage rows from the Rackspace page in addition to the Dictionary (by Aaron)
219 update: allow port type to be changed if it isn't linked. closes ticket 137 (by Aaron)
220 update: add network security chapter and dictionary entries. closes ticket 148 (by Aaron)
221 update: add HP and Juniper dictionary entries. closes tickets 145 and 165 (by Aaron)
222 update: combined two forms on object properties page into one. closes tickets 36 and 87 (by Aaron)
223 update: display and edit the dictionary chapter by chapter (ticket:151)
224 update: 'enabled' user acount flag was dropped
225 update: switchvlans gateway has been updated
226 update: RackTables installation is now done only through install.php
227 update: records for F5 hardware
228 update: don't require HASH extension any more
229 update: rack thumb dimensions aren't configured any more
230 update: SNMP code for Nexus and HP switches (with help from killsystem)
231 update: tag filter has been completely rewritten
232 bugfix: show error message if snmp module isn't loaded. closes ticket 43 (by Aaron)
233 bugfix: fixed IIS-specific issues with accessing via HTTP or from docroot (reported by Sean Brown)
234 0.16.6 2009-01-12
235 bugfix: it was possible to access the system as any existing
236 LDAP user w/o his password (reported by Igor Shishkin)
237 0.16.5 2008-12-23
238 bugfix: suppress several meaningless PHP warnings
239 bugfix: better handle IPv4 addresses w/o a covering prefix
240 bugfix: show error message for duplicate IPv4 network record
241 update: IPv4 calculations were optimized for better speed
242 update: resolved performance issue for systems with many L2 ports
243 update: enable username handling in Cisco switch connector
244 update: introduce icons for routers and SLB
245 new feature: IPv4 tree expand/collapse switch
246 new feature: IPV4_TREE_SHOW_USAGE option controls IPv4 performance
247 0.16.4 2008-11-04
248 bugfix: display VS/RS config block in RS pool view
249 bugfix: resolve tabindex issues in many forms
250 bugfix: NAT rules were not displayed for IP address
251 bugfix: less PHP warnings
252 update: enable user search by real name
253 update: allow empty names for IPv4 networks
254 update: refactor snmp.php to support Cisco 3032, 3750, 4506 switches
255 (by Aaron, w/data & testing from Luis Fernando Lacayo and Ray Robertson)
256 update: add SNMP discovery support for Cisco 2950-24 (patch by Russ, ticket 177)
257 0.16.3 2008-10-02
258 new feature: tell line number for lexical and syntax errors
259 new feature: CodePress editor enables line numbers and syntax
260 highlightling for RackCode editing
261 new feature: one more input format for RS manager
262 new feature: standalone RackCode report with warnings
263 new feature: unified IPv4 address tree
264 bugfix: tags are now properly displayed for users
265 bugfix: the JavaScript error isn't generated any more (fix by Aaron)
266 bugfix: tag tree is now always correctly sorted
267 bugfix: fix a typo in NAT rules displaying code (pointed out by Piotr Nowacki)
268 bugfix: error message was broken in the installer (reported by Thomas Thep)
269 bugfix: IPv4 network check sometimes failed to detect duplicate networks
270 bugfix: lexical scanner could mistakenly fail in some rare cases
271 bugfix: drop DB index mistakenly introduced in 0.16.1
272 0.16.2 2008-08-21
273 bugfix: IP address picker was broken
274 bugfix: more message processing fixes
275 bugfix: work around some NET-SNMP builds (reported by Walery Wysotsky)
276 bugfix: some characters in password could break user access
277 bugfix: pre-assigned tags didn't work for racks
278 bugfix: tag roller could produce incorrect tag chains sometimes
279 new feature: "router" addresses allocations
280 new feature: support for local extensions and reports
281 new feature: LDAP username to UID mapping by Walery Wysotsky
282 new feature: extended IPv4 view mode (enabled by default)
283 new feature: tag roller now processes objects in racks too
284 new feature: start cutting off excessively long strings on the generated pages
285 update: 3 more switches in SNMP code by Walery Wysotsky
286 update: added a missing DB index (Aaron Dummer's advice)
287 update: "slbconfig" gateway has been replaced by "sendfile"
288 update: more detailed tag report
289 update: "virtual" addresses are now "loopback" and "regular" became "connected"
290 update: "placeholders" are now "spacers"
291 update: more records were put into the demo data
292 0.16.1 2008-07-30
293 new feature: pre-assigned tags for new VS and RS pools records
294 new feature: cache RackCode parse tree for better performance
295 new feature: display tags inline for IPv4 and SLB data
296 new feature: optionally remember the last tab for each page
297 bugfix: don't escape Greek letters to enable them in tag names
298 bugfix: port manager messages were incorrect
299 bugfix: shorten URLs to enable longer message logs
300 bugfix: added missing index to database
301 update: adjusted database for bigger texts
302 update: better "origin" highlighting for browsing
303 update: merged Petr Kohts' highlight patch
304 update: better tags in demo data
305 0.16.0 2008-07-09
306 new feature: tag roller
307 new feature: taggable user accounts
308 new feature: RackCode configuration
309 new feature: "my account" page
310 update: page layout fixes and improvements
311 update: dictionary updates
312 0.15.1 2008-06-05
313 bugfix: fix auth headers in upgrade script (broken in 0.15.0)
314 new feature: fetch switch serial number via SNMP (by killsystem)
315 new feature: adding multiple racks
316 new feature: IP address reservation release on allocation
317 updates: user interface cleanups and improvements
318 0.15.0 2008-05-10
319 new feature: tags
320 new feature: automatic option groups
321 new feature: rendered links in dictionary view
322 new feature: trunk support in switchvlans gateway
323 new feature: Tango icon set
324 update: added Force10, NETGEAR, D-Link, 3Com and Extreme Networks
325 switches, Raisecom MUXes, updated Cisco routers
326 update: async port type has been split
327 update: don't allow duplicate rack names in one row
328 update: internal help system has been dropped
329 update: SSV format for RS import
330 bugfix: handle "routed" switch ports
331 bugfix: make switchvlans gateway work on Linux
332 0.14.12 2008-02-29
333 new feature: default value for RS inservice status
334 new feature: AutoPorts feature
335 new feature: HTTP installer
336 new feature: default object type
337 new feature: UTF-8 support
338 bugfix: router HW type list was broken
339 update: added Aten KVM switches and consoles
340 update: added Tainet MUXes
341 update: updated HP servers
342 0.14.11 2008-02-15
343 bugfix: rackspace allocation was broken by magic_quotes fix
344 bugfix: don't generate error messages by accessing _GET array
345 bugfix: thumbs cache wasn't updated in rare cases
346 bugfix: LivePTR: fixed warnings, tabindex, name reset and color markup
347 update: KVM port type has been split (see wiki page)
348 update: Avocent KVM switches, RAD and Cronyx multiplexers
349 0.14.10 2008-02-01
350 bugfix: avoid hitting GET limit on object and rack update
351 bugfix: sticker reset icon did not work sometimes
352 bugfix: don't fail rendering an empty rack row
353 bugfix: rack operations were broken in 0.14.9
354 bugfix: upgrade script didn't authenticate users properly
355 new feature: LDAP authentication
356 new feature: borrow URL detection from Mantis BTS (suggested by Joakim Kasimir)
357 new feature: Live PTR tab for DNS sync
358 new feature: rack population threshold for rackspace allocation
359 0.14.9 2008-01-30
360 bugfix: upgrade to 0.14.8 broke IPv4 prefix creation
361 bugfix: more DB cleanups
362 bugfix: SNMP didn't work properly for C4948 ports
363 bugfix: rowspan attribute was computed incorrectly sometimes
364 bugfix: protect referenced dictionary records from deletion
365 bugfix: config reset was wrong for default port type
366 bugfix: fixed incorrect string escaping caused by PHP magic_quotes
367 update: Live VLANs color legend now distinguishes between 1 and 0
368 MAC addresses on a port
369 update: fixed tabindex in NATv4 rules form
370 update: better dictionary editor layout
371 update: get FQDN over SNMP
372 update: accept one more multiport format
373 update: help pages have been removed
374 new feature: more information for rack view
375 new feature: rack thumbnails caching
376 new feature: rackspace and IPv4 subnets utilization indicator
377 new feature: IPv4 and NATv4 tabs are now context-dependent
378 new feature: initial SLB management, keepalived support
379 0.14.8 2007-12-22
380 bugfix: adjusted hardcoded values in VLAN trigger
381 bugfix: adjusted HW, SW and port types in SNMP data collector
382 bugfix: Cisco connector: tolerate switch ports in suspended state
383 bugfix: nameless object in link list could not be clicked
384 bugfix: fix SQL tables structure
385 bugfix: Live VLANs displayed VLANs missing from switch table improperly
386 bugfix: sort auth data by username
387 bugfix: NATv4 rules were added incorrectly
388 update: corrected some dictionary entries
389 update: better layout for Live VLANs tab
390 update: better logo
391 update: stick with GPL version 2, not any later version
392 new feature: UI option to control asset tag warning
393 new feature: UUID (RFC4122) sticker
394 new feature: empty rackspace detector
395 new feature: initial wiki-style markup support in dictionary
396 0.14.7 2007-12-05
397 bugfix: provide better SQL dumps for new installations
398 bugfix: gateways/switchvlans minor updates
399 bugfix: logout link could fail sometimes
400 bugfix: avoid short PHP tags for better compatibility across
401 different PHP installations (reported by Tom Laermans)
402 bugfix: remove odd records from IPAddress once more
403 bugfix: fixed IPv4 address browsing for MySQL-4 DB
404 update: better attributes edit form by Aaron Dummer
405 update: numerous UI adjustments across all pages
406 update: new Dell, Foundry and Cisco records in the dictionary
407 new feature: more cisco models support in gateways/switchvlans
408 new feature: initial implementation of SNMP port data importer
409 new feature: UI configuration reset tab
410 new feature: initial reports code
411 0.14.6 2007-10-15
412 new feature: browser-side validation for a new IPv4 network
413 (contributed by Aaron Dummer)
414 new feature: logout link (same author)
415 new feature: key hint in dictionary browser
416 new feature: switch VLANs gateway with Cisco connector (others to come)
417 new feature: one more form for objects mass-creation
418 new feature: automatic database upgrades
419 bugfix: don't hide IPv4 address name for a free address
420 update: new stock values in dictionary chapters: server OS type,
421 PortType, switch models
422 update: make GigE default port type
423 update: configuration is now stored in the database
424 0.14.5 2007-03-08
425 bugfix: lots of adjustments to allow database be MySQL 4.0
426 0.14.4 2007-02-21
427 bugfix: provide proper SQL init files
428 bugfix: produce less PHP warnings
429 bugfix: corrected error messages
430 bugfix: don't fail on an empty database
431 bugfix: multi-object form works again
432 bugfix: fixed CSS errors
433 bugfix: don't list the same port more than once in pop-up list
434 bugfix: don't allow to ban admin access
435 0.14.3 2007-02-15
436 initial release