Sensu Go release notes
Sensu Go adheres to semantic versioning using MAJOR.MINOR.PATCH release numbers, starting at 5.0.0. MAJOR version changes indicate incompatible API changes; MINOR versions add backwards-compatible functionality; PATCH versions include backwards-compatible bug fixes.
Read the upgrading guide for information on upgrading to the latest version of Sensu Go.
5.1.0 release notes
December 19, 2018 — The latest release of Sensu Go, version 5.1.0, is now available for download. This release includes an important change to the Sensu backend state directory as well as support for Ubuntu 14.04 and some key bug fixes. See the upgrading guide to upgrade Sensu to version 5.1.0.
Changes to Sensu Go
- NOTE: This applies only to Sensu backend binaries downloaded from
s3-us-west-2.amazonaws.com/sensu.io/sensu-go, not to Sensu RPM or DEB packages. For Sensu backend binaries, the default
/var/lib/sensu. To upgrade your Sensu backend binary to 5.1.0, make sure your
/etc/sensu/backend.ymlconfiguration file specifies a
state-dir. See the upgrading guide for more information.
- Sensu agents now include
insecure-skip-tls-verifyconfiguration flags, giving you more flexibility with certificates when connecting agents to the backend over TLS.
- Sensu now includes support for Ubuntu 14.04.
- The Sensu backend now successfully connects to an external etcd cluster.
- SysVinit scripts for the Sensu agent and backend now include correct run and log paths.
- Once created, keepalive alerts and check TTL failure events now continue to occur until a successful event is observed.
- When querying for an empty list of assets, sensuctl and the Sensu API now return an empty array instead of null.
- The sensuctl
createcommand now successfully creates hooks when provided with the correct definition.
- The Sensu dashboard now renders status icons correctly in Firefox.
5.0.1 release notes
December 12, 2018 — Sensu Go 5.0.1 includes our top bug fixes following last week’s general availability release. See the upgrading guide to upgrade Sensu to version 5.0.1.
Changes to Sensu Go
- The Sensu backend can now successfully connect to an external etcd cluster.
- The Sensu dashboard now sorts silencing entries in ascending order, correctly displays status values, and reduces shuffling in the event list.
- Sensu agents on Windows now execute command arguments correctly.
- Sensu agents now correctly include environment variables when executing checks.
- Command arguments are no longer escaped on Windows.
- Sensu backend environments now include handler and mutator execution requests.
5.0.0 release notes
December 5, 2018 — We’re excited to announce the general availability release of Sensu Go! Sensu Go is the free and open source monitoring event pipeline, written in Go and designed for container-based and hybrid-cloud infrastructures. Check out the Sensu blog for more information about Sensu Go and version 5.0.
For a complete list of changes from Beta 8-1, see the Sensu Go changelog. Going forward, this page will be the official home for the Sensu Go changelog and release notes.
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