Wishes for +Xenial
Martinx - ジェームズ
thiagocmartinsc at gmail.com
Mon Jan 25 17:20:02 UTC 2016
On 23 January 2016 at 22:56, Martinx - ジェームズ <thiagocmartinsc at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hey guys,
> I'm wondering here about what package versions we'll have on Xenial
> So, I'm creating a wish list! :-P
> - Apt 1.2
> - Linux 4.4 (long term) - confirmed
> - OpenShot 2.0
> - Ansible 2.0
> - Docker 1.10.X - better integrated with Ubuntu and with rolling upgrades
> during 16.04 life cycle (like Ubuntu Cloud archive)
> - QEmu 2.5 - Done - With 3D support (specially for Ubuntu Desktop on KVM)!
> - Mesa 11.1 - Done
> - Xen 4.6 - Done!
> - DPDK 2.2 or 2.3 (new 16.04) with Xen support (for ParaVirt DomUs) -
> - Virt-Manager 1.3 and SPICE support (Python 3 deps already in)
> - Libvirt 1.2.21 - Done!
> - Samba 4.3 - Done!
> - SSSD 1.13 - Done!
> - Wireshark 2 (QT based, no GTK)
> - nmap 7
> - InfluxDB 0.9.6 (or newer) - Done!
> - Prometheus Server 0.16 & Node Exporter (0.12)
> - MariaDB 10.1.10 plus better support for it (move it for Main Repo)
> - Vagrant 1.8 - Done - But fully integrated with both KVM/Libvirt and
> - Enlightenment 0.20 & LibEFL 1.16 - https://www.enlightenment.org/download
> with Wayland enabled ;-)
> - Terminology 0.9.1
> - blivet-gui: http://blog.vojtechtrefny.cz/blivet-gui instead of GParted ?
> And why not, new packages (specially more Go projects)? Like:
> - Consul
> - Alertmanager (Prometheus)
> - PromDash (Prometheus)
> - Packer
> - KVM VirtIO Windows Drivers as ISO but, packaged as .deb
> - Xen GPLPV Windows Drivers as ISO but, packaged as .deb
> - Better NodeJS Integration and NPM management
> - More Ruby Gem as Deb packages
> - Bitcoin/Litecoin Electrum Wallet
> - Ethereum and IoT Devices?
> - Bitcoin/Litecoin/Etc integrated with Ubuntu App Store!?
> * systemd networkd - drop ifupdowd, please.
> LXD fully supported on OpenStack.
> ** OpenStack hybrid Compute Node that supports KVM and LXD side-by-side.
> Perfect IPv6 support! Especially for OpenStack...
> - All Microsoft Open Source projects, .NET (corefx, corectr, etc), Visual
> Studio, everything... Kidding...
> - Apple Swift available
> Bug fixes for:
> * Make Linux Kernel more modular (very important and an easy one):
> * ecryptfs-utils does not work with Ubuntu 14.04.3:
> * ubuntu-desktop depends on iBus, which is totally broken:
> * NM disables accept_ra for an IPv6 connection, where it should enable it:
> * Impossible to disable IPv6 auto, params "accept_ra & autoconf = 0" have no
> effect on VLAN interfaces:
> * memcached unable to bind to an ipv6 address:
> - Samba related bugs:
> * Samba4 AD DC randomly dies (4.3 might be better, need to put it in prod
> and see):
> * Samba4, when with 2003 default level, dies when IPv6 is enabled:
> * Samba has a wrong "Dual-Stack" implementation (I think) - (I'll help to
> prepare a reproducible procedure):
> * Samba4 get stuck after a server reboot, if IPv6 is enabled:
> - A elegant solution for this:
> * Ubuntu does not honor “ignore-hosts” proxy settings for IPv6:
> This problem is interesting, I think that Ubuntu should provide a way to,
> if the proxy is enabled, do a DNS Look up locally, before querying local
> "ignore-hosts" table. This is specially useful, if for example, you have an
> IPv6-Only Ubuntu Desktop, but NEED a Proxy only to browse IPv4 networks.
> What I'm trying to do here is to put the Global IPv6 subnet (2000::/3) in my
> "ignore-hosts", because I don't need a proxy to reach IPv6 hosts, but,
> everything goes to the proxy (because the DNS look up occurs at the Proxy,
> and this sucks sometimes). If someone can point me a different solution to
> this problem, that would be great!
> Sorry about crossposting... =P
One more Bug that needs to get fixed for Xenial:
Xenial Server daily ISO boot in text mode interface isn't working -
kind of loop:
It breaks Packer builds of Xenial...
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