This week was busy with stable releases. All in all, we released:
We’ve also merged support for external authentication in LXD, through support of macaroon authentication tokens. This will make it possible to integrate LXD with enterprise SSO solutions.
Initial support for SR-IOV devices has also been added. Right now adding support for dynamic allocation of SR-IOV network devices. We will soon follow that with infiniband support too.
On the LXC front, we’re working on improvements to console handling with the first step there being the addition of a ringbuffer to store the console state, allowing to replay part of the screen when attaching.
The list below is feature or refactoring work which will span several weeks/months and can’t be tied directly to a single Github issue or pull request.
The items listed below are highlights of the work which happened upstream over the past week and which will be included in the next release.
This section is used to track the work done in downstream Linux distributions to ship the latest LXC, LXD and LXCFS as well as work to get various software to work properly inside containers.
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