Release Notes v1.3

Version: 1.3

Released: November 2018

What’s new


  • Upgrade from iRODS 4.1.11 to 4.2.4
  • Persistent identifier (EPIC-PID) for vault packages
  • Data folder is now unlocked after securing it in in the vault
  • CSV export in Statistics module for Yoda admin
  • Data classification for groups added to the Group Manager
  • Usability improvements in the Group Manager
  • DataCite format support for the OAI-PMH service
  • Email notifications when a package is published
  • Several performance and security improvements

Upgrading from previous release

Upgrade is supported by Ansible (2.7.x). No migrations required.

Make sure the delayed rule queue is empty before upgrading (iqstat -a). Add the following fields to the Ansible environment files (see yoda/ for description):

  • yoda_environment (replaces codeigniter_environment)
  • credential_files
  • send_notifications
  • notifications_sender_email
  • notifications_reply_to
  • smtp_server
  • smtp_username
  • smtp_password
  • epic_url
  • epic_handle_prefix