2.6.0 beta 2 released!

Hello MAASters!

We are happy to announce MAAS 2.6.0beta2. This release introduces new and exciting features and UI improvements.

New features & improvements

UI - add group by

The machine listing page has now the ability to group machine differently:

  • Group by status - Machines will be grouped accordingly to their status
  • Group by user - Machines will be grouped by the owned user.
  • No grouping - allows the same older view.

Bug fixes

For other issues or bugs fixed in this release, please refer to:

Bug # Description
LP: #1821220 Base VMware ESXi partition should not be removable
LP: #1822173 [2.6a2, UI] In table actions - deploying doesn’t pick default os/release
LP: #1826272 [2.5, 2.6, UI, regression] The UI doesn’t allow you to undercommit resources in a pod
LP: #1822525 [UI] AZ edit: Cannot read property ‘classList’ of null
LP: #1824883 [UI]Register KVM host warning not clear
LP: #1825143 [UI] Default deploy os/release not shown in in-table machine action
LP: #1825240 Do not allow datastores to be created when the VMFS6 root layout is not present
LP: #1825241 Unable to set root storage device with VMFS6 layout
LP: #1825244 Websocket should send whether or not the VMFS6 layout was applied
LP: #1826600 [2.6] Can’t force the deletion of a KVM host on release



MAAS 2.6.0~beta2 is available in the following PPA:

sudo apt-add-repository ppa:maas/next
sudo apt install maas