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Spacewalk 1.4 Release Notes

Hello world,

Spacewalk 1.4 is now available for download from

depending on your operating system, with client repositories under

Check the installation steps at

or if you will upgrade from older release, consult

Features & Enhancements in Spacewalk 1.4

    * client packages for Debian
    * client packages for OpenSuse
    * support for [IDN](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Internationalized_domain_name) (but RHN Tools part)
             - you can now have Spacewalk server and clients, whose
              hostnames contains non latin domain name.
    * issues in PostgreSQL backend, reported by user, were fixed. [PostgreSQL status](PostgreSQL)
    * system history reports were added in spacewalk-reports
    * spacewalk-repo-sync now automatically create errata from updateinfo

Spacewalk 1.4 contains support for apt-get plug-in. An apt-get plug-in client package is available at

For more information check: https://fedorahosted.org/spacewalk/wiki/RegisteringClients#Debian

Community contributors

We thank the community members who contributed to this release:

  • Aron Parsons
  • Dale Bewley
  • Jerome Fenal
  • Johannes Renner
  • John van Zantvoort
  • Luc de Louw
  • Marcelo Moreira de Mello
  • mareklaane
  • Michael Calmer
  • Paresh Mutha
  • Šimon Lukašík
  • Trent Johnson
  • Uwe Gansert
  • ypoyarko

https://fedorahosted.org/spacewalk/wiki/ContributorList

Bug fixes and commits

In Spacewalk 1.4 there were:

* 68  bugs solved 
* 634 changesets committed 
* 899 commits done 

Enjoy using Spacewalk!