The 389 team is pleased to announce the availability of Release
Candidate 7 of version 1.2.6. This release has one bug fix.
WARNING: If you are upgrading from a previous 1.2.6 release candidate,
you will need to run fixfiles to fix some SELinux AVCs, or directory
server will not start. See bug
To fix, run this:
fixfiles -R 389-ds-base restore
WARNING: If you are upgrading from a 1.2.6 alpha or release candidate,
you will need to manually fix your entryrdn index files. See
for more information. If you are upgrading from 1.2.5 or earlier, there
is no problem.
***We need your help! Please help us test this software.*** It is a
release candidate, so it may have a few glitches, but it has been tested
for regressions and for new feature bugs. The Fedora system
strongly encourages packages to be in Testing until verified and pushed
to Stable. If we don't get any feedback while the packages are in
Testing, the packages will remain in limbo, or get pushed to Stable.
The more testing we get, the faster we can release these packages to
Stable. See the Release Notes for information about how to provide
testing feedback (or just send an email to
The packages that need testing are:
* 389-ds-base-1.2.6.rc7 - 389-ds-base
* Release Notes - http://port389.org/wiki/Release_Notes
* Install_Guide - http://port389.org/wiki/Install_Guide
* Download - http://port389.org/wiki/Download
=== Bugs Fixed ===
This release contains several bug fixes. The complete list of bugs
fixed is found at the link below. Note that bugs marked as MODIFIED
have been fixed but are still in testing.
* Tracking bug for 1.2.6 release -
** Bug 621928 - Unable to enable replica (rdn problem?) on 1.2.6 rc6