CloudFS 7.1.0.0

The following list covers all enhancements and changes in Panzura CloudFS Version 7.1.0.0.

  • Resolved a kernel panic due to znode freeing up freed vnodes.
  • Enhanced the file reclaim process to improve performance.
  • Improved validation for DNS network settings.
  • Added support for 3 DFS host entries, for customers using Freedom Archive licenses.
  • Resolved an intermittent issue where under heavy NFS read load, random IO errors on the client side could occur.
  • Fixed an issue where an incorrect file system permission could result in broken files.
  • Added support for ignoring DFS hostnames with case sensitivity. 
  • Enabled support for granular execution privileges.
  • Resolved an issue where the Setup wizard did not finish when configuring a filer for the Subordinate role due to duplicate licenses filling up the buffer.
  • Enabled support for $ character in SMB share names.
  • Resolved an intermittent issue wherein the filer boots up using the secondary image.
  • Removed load balancing option in NIC teaming configuration.
  • Enhanced the memory allocation process to reduce high CPU utilization caused by MegaCLI.
  • Resolved a rare issue where the SMB client could become disconnected when attempting to access a Panzura file share.
  • Resolved an issue where during the decommissioning of a filer, support folder was not removed.
  • Resolved an issue there the filer was not completely cleared when it was repurposed.
  • Resolved a file lock timeout issue when Microstation DGN file could be edited on multiple filers, resulting in loss of data and model corruption.
  • An issue with share mode locks prevented users from being able to access filer shares.
  • Re-categorized incorrect validation message.
  • Revit users could experience issues accessing central model files.
  • A filer could not install a patch release due to inefficient clean of unneeded files.
  • Resolved a date stamp issue when Windows previous version is used to restore a file on the lessee file. Release Notes: Panzura CloudFS™ 7.1 Panzura Freedom Filer | Release Notes 10 Fixes in CloudFS 7.1.0.0 Issue # Version Description CC-6155, CC-4024, 18188 7.1.0.0
  • Resolved an issue that can cause snapshots to get behind if the primary DNS goes down.
  • Resolved a very intermittent issue where users were unable to access a file share due to corrupt registry database.
  • Improved checking for disk health prior to a failover. 
  • Resolved an issue in which users were unable to copy data from a filer after disaster recovery.
  • Resolved a WebUI issue where SMB service automatically restarts when user views the SMB settings.
  • Improved handling of managed capacity when only Freedom Services licenses are installed.
  • Fixed a FreeBSD issue that could cause a panic due to a NULL pointer reference.
  • Fixed an issue in which clients were unable to sync Revit central model because some data files were locked.
  • Enabled WebUI CloudFS browser could to display a maximum of only 50 files more than 50 files.
  • After upgrade to 7.0.2.0, a previous version of a file was not available on the properties previous version tab. CC-5675, 21401 7.1.0.0
  • Creating or renaming a folder on a lessee filer took 3-5 minutes to appear on the filer.
  • Fixed the accuracy of Standby HA filer status in the WebUI.
  • A filer became unresponsive and required a system panic to recover.
  • Fixed an issue with suppressing repeated email alerts.
  • Improved warning messages for Active Directory configuration.
  • Resolved an issue where WAN could not be configured in a shared network.
  • Added an informational message indicating Samba services will restart when Global Real-time Collaboration applications are enabled.
  • Resolved an issue where Disaster Recovery (DR) initiated from the WebUI fails due to permissions.
  • Resolved a snmpdwrap error issue when community string has % sign.
  • An error in the hardware partitioning script could cause repartitioning to be skipped during upgrade from 6.3 to 7.0.0.1. If this occurred, attempting to repartition after the upgrade could fail.
  • Resolved an issue where filer is in a secondary mode after repurposed.
  • Enhanced the ntacl logic report clear file ownership states.
  • Enhanced the bandwidth configuration settings layout.
  • Run repartition if df and gpart show output look incorrect and the system is running 7.0.0.1.
  • Fixed an issue where the zrootstatus of a filer still reports as degraded after a failed HDD was replaced and the array was resilvered.
  • Clarified the meaning of alert message “Datapath Filesystem missing CCID” to reflect the actual issue, which is “Orphaned file system that was not deleted after a decommission”.
  • Resolved an issue where the WebUI treats upper and lowercase filer host names to be different and adds it the CloudFS.
  • Resolved a missing time stamp alerts in the WebUI.
  • WebUI cache contained old AD domain name after filer domain name and the associated DNS record were changed to a new AD domain, and filer was joined to the new domain.
  • Resolved a HA filer sync status in the WebUI.
  • Resolved a disconnect issue caused by WebUI.
  • Resolved an issue where the DP process consumes high percentage of CPU utilization.
  • AD password that contained a percent sign (%) did not work after upgrade from CloudFS 6.3.
  • Enhanced security by not displaying SNMP password in clear text.
  • Fixed HA status in the WebUI dashboard.
  • CIFS stopped responding on a filer, requiring a reset of the filer.
  • Improved validation of NTP settings.
  • Fixed an issue in which the WebUI shutdown command rebooted the filer. Release Notes: Panzura CloudFS™ 7.1 Panzura Freedom Filer
  • The WebUI ICAP Un-quarantine File Log page showed incorrect timestamps. 
  • Resolved an issue where username and password in email settings are not being cleared.
  • Resolved an issue with some audit log commands not appearing the log.