Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1291298
[Feature Request]WALA- RHUI support for RHEL On-Demand Image in Azure
Last modified: 2016-01-07 10:29:43 EST
1. Feature Overview:
a) Name of feature:
RHUI support in WALA for RHEL On-Demand Image in Azure
b) Feature Description:
This feature is only for Redhat client instance to configure client configuration RPM in Azure VM.
After VM provision, Redhat client instance could connect to the appropriate RHUI service successfully.
2. Feature Details:
64-bit Intel x86_64
b) Bugzilla Dependencies:
c) Drivers or hardware dependencies:
d) Upstream acceptance information:
This feature has been accepted by WALA upstream, see below diff:
e) External links:
WALA github: https://github.com/Azure/WALinuxAgent
f) Severity (H,M,L):
This is a must feature to ship RHEL 6 & 7 Azure Images.
g) Feature Needed by:
Target date: 12/31
This is urgent request to review and accept the feature for new WALA release, which is released to enable the On-Demand Images of RHEL 6 & 7 in Azure, which we are planning to deliver by Jan 2016.
3. Business Justification: This feature is to set up the RHUI for RHEL On-Demand image. RHEL image will not work if no this feature.
a) Why is this feature needed?
WALA is the key & must component to enable RHEL Images running in Azure, and this feature in WALA is to add the RHUI support for RHEL On-Demand Images in Azure.
b) What hardware does this enable?
c) Is this hardware on-board in a system (eg, LOM) or an add-on card?
d) Business impact?
The On-Demand Images of RHEL 6 & 7 in Azure will have no RHUI connection if no this feature shipping, and not be delivered in Azure.
e) Other business drivers?
What other business drivers impact this request?
4. Primary contact at Red Hat, email, phone (chat)
5. Primary contact at Microsoft
Any progress for this review request?
We have release a new version of WALA 2.0.16 with including this feature.If no concern for this feature, I'm going to submit a package request for getting 2.0.16 into Red Hat repo so that we could move on the On-demand image for Azure.
(In reply to mingzhan from comment #2)
> Any progress for this review request?
> We have release a new version of WALA 2.0.16 with including this feature.If
> no concern for this feature, I'm going to submit a package request for
> getting 2.0.16 into Red Hat repo so that we could move on the On-demand
> image for Azure.
When will 2.0.16 be ported to Fedora?
Bug 1296360 - [WALA]Request to package WALA 2.0.16 into RHEL 6 Repo