[El-errata] ELBA-2021-2590 Oracle Linux 8 cloud-init bug fix and enhancement update

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Fri Jul 2 08:18:19 PDT 2021

Oracle Linux Bug Fix Advisory ELBA-2021-2590


The following updated rpms for Oracle Linux 8 have been uploaded to the Unbreakable Linux Network:




Description of changes:

- Added missing services in rhel/systemd/cloud-init.service [Orabug: 32183938]
- Added missing services in cloud-init.service.tmpl for sshd [Orabug: 32183938]
- Forward port applicable cloud-init 18.4-2.0.3 changes to cloud-init-18-5 [Orabug: 30435672]
- limit permissions [Orabug: 31352433]
- Changes to ignore all enslaved interfaces [Orabug: 30092148]
- Fix swap file size allocation logic to allocate maxsize [Orabug: 29952349]
- Make Oracle datasource detect dracut based config files [Orabug: 29956753]
- add modified version of enable-ec2_utils-to-stop-retrying-to-get-ec2-metadata.patch:
  1. Enable ec2_utils.py having a way to stop retrying to get ec2 metadata
  2. Apply stop retrying to get ec2 metadata to helper/openstack.py MetadataReader
  Resolves: Oracle-Bug:41660 (Bugzilla)
- added OL to list of known distros

- ci-get_interfaces-don-t-exclude-Open-vSwitch-bridge-bon.patch [bz#1957135]
- ci-net-exclude-OVS-internal-interfaces-in-get_interface.patch [bz#1957135]
- Resolves: bz#1957135
  (Intermittent failure to start cloud-init due to failure to detect macs [rhel-8.4.0.z])

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