Release Notes

January 22, 2021

API

  • Correct documentation on Customer::createObject (re ACTIVE users in linked account pair w/ IBMid)
  • Discontinue support for SoftLayer_Metric_Tracking_Object::getCustomGraphImage()

January 15, 2021

API

Backend

  • Volume refresh transactions will no longer stall on a known error, alleviating the need for manual intervention from Customer Support.
  • Dependent duplicate will become independent after the completion of the convert_to_independent process

January 12, 2021

Depreciated Notice

SoftLayer_Metric_Tracking_Object::getCustomGraphData() will no longer return image data starting on 2021-01-20. The method will still return a SoftLayer_Container_Graph object, but the image property will be empty.

January 8, 2021

API

  • Add validation for email address (must be specified except in special cases) when creating a SoftLayer_User_Customer

Backend

  • Adds a retry when netapp connection failure occurs
  • Prevent duplicate volume from being refreshed while duplicate provision is still happening.

December 11, 2020

Backend

  • Improve handling of upgrades for FileBlock volumes when the replicant is reclaimed in-between upgrade placement and upgrade processing.
  • Fix issue with userdata not getting set from the order

December 4, 2020

API

Backend

  • Adding support for using cloud subscription for all linked customers.

November 20, 2020

API

  • Updated storageGroupDetails to be returned as a container

November 13, 2020

API

  • Added “getAccountId” to SoftLayer_Resource_Metadata service
  • Fixed Property 'monitoringServiceEligibilityFlag' not valid errors.

Backend

  • Ensure that a server provisioned from a captured block device has the same boot mode as the captured server.

October 30, 2020

Backend

  • Refresh a guest’s secondary disk category code upon detaching a disk, similar to what happens when attaching a disk
  • Improve error message when reset link attempted with non-existing IBMid.
  • Skip BDS for Fast Server Provisions, only create when TPM, SGX, or UEFI is requested
  • Allow master user IBMid link reset for MU in SUSPENDED state

October 23, 2020

API

  • New SLDN endpoints are exposed to route and unroute customer-owned subnets.
    • SoftLayer_Network_Subnet::route
    • SoftLayer_Network_Subnet::clearRoute
  • Restrict management of an apiKey to the user themselves (not parent, not master user) or an Employee.
  • Deprecated Advanced Monitoring related apis
  • Add deprecated tag to getPortalLoginTokenOIDC API.

Backend

  • Prevent File/Block volumes from being deleted if there are other active processes related to that volume.