Engine Yard Release Notes for November 28th, 2019 (Stack V5)

Action: You apply the following changes the next time you click the Upgrade button for your Engine Yard Gentoo 2016 environment.

Note: For clarity, since we now have 2 Gentoo stacks, we refer to this stack as the Engine Yard Gentoo 2016 stack. You can access it by using the Stack select field in the Environment UI: stable-v5-3.0.65

It's best practice to upgrade your Engine Yard Gentoo 2016 (stable-v5) stack regularly for the latest security and product updates. This update:

  1. Nginx is now correctly logging client IP on solo instances (PR - https://github.com/engineyard/ey-cookbooks-stable-v5/pull/429)
  2. Updates the default haproxy version. (PR - https://github.com/engineyard/ey-cookbooks-stable-v5/pull/431)
  3. Updates the default openssl version. (PR - https://github.com/engineyard/ey-cookbooks-stable-v5/pull/432)

This release is coupled with a new release for Engine Yard Gentoo Linux Operating System (2016.06.026.final)


  • The Linux kernel has been updated from 4.4.182 to 4.4.202

    • This fixes known bugs and vulnerabilities

    • The ENA driver has been updated to version 2.1.3

  • Upgraded packages (fixed bugs, regressions and security vulnerabilities)


For more information on Engine Yard Gentoo 2016, see the Engine Yard Gentoo 2016 docs.


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