[El-errata] ELEA-2021-5239 Oracle Linux 8 cloud-init bug fix and enhancement update

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Tue Jan 4 22:12:19 UTC 2022

Oracle Linux Enhancement Advisory ELEA-2021-5239


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-cloudinit-net-handle-two-different-routes-for-the-sa.patch [bz#2028756]
- Resolves: bz#2028756
  ([RHEL-8] Above 19.2 of cloud-init fails to configure routes when configuring static and defaul
t routes to the same destination IP [rhel-8.5.0.z])

- ci-fix-error-on-upgrade-caused-by-new-vendordata2-attri.patch [bz#2028738]
- Resolves: bz#2028738
  (cloud-init.service fails to start after package update [rhel-8.5.0.z])

- ci-cc_ssh.py-fix-private-key-group-owner-and-permission.patch [bz#2017697]
- Resolves: bz#2017697
  (cloud-init fails to set host key permissions correctly [rhel-8.5.0.z])

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