Landscape 23.10 Release Notes


  • Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL): Use Landscape with WSL and Ubuntu Pro for Windows
  • Repository management dashboard: Preview the new repository management dashboard for self-hosted Landscape users.
  • JWT-Authentication for all API endpoints: Introduced JWT-authentication as an option for all API endpoints. This feature is only available for users who don’t authenticate using SSO or OIDC at this time.
  • Auto-registration toggle: Automatically register new computers when they’re registered using a registration key.
  • New --method parameter for landscape-api: Use the new --method parameter to specify the HTTP method when making API calls.
  • Landscape Client - landscape-config changes: The landscape-config command can now start the landscape-client systemd service.
  • Landscape Client - updated ping protocol: Clients now use HTTPS (instead of HTTP) when pinging the message server for updates.


Patch Notices

Landscape Server

  • 23.10+10 published on 6 June 2024

    • fix: persist session from old dashboard to new dashboard (LP: #2066944)
  • 23.10+9 published on 8 May 2024

    • Schema changes required with new version of postgres on noble
    • API:
      • Add: Endpoints for account preferences management
      • Add: Endpoints to manage package profiles
      • Update: Computer packages split security upgrades from upgrades
      • Add: Add search for eventlog
      • Add: Search as optional kwarg to paginated endpoints
      • Fix: In legacy api add access_group parameter to EditUpgradeProfile
      • Update: Use List type for old API profile tags instead of Array type
      • Add: Alerts to computer object
      • Add: /info to snap endpoints (forwarded from snap store)
    • Add: Free accounts for SAAS users
    • Fix: Move onus of polling to front-end to old UI (LP: #2043035)
    • Fix: Actually use proxy settings for appserver process (LP: #2059194)
    • Fix: Database object crossing thread boundaries in GRPC activities
    • Update: Hashids config for noble
    • Update: Allow server to run on Noble
    • Fix: Revert most of “batch pingserver update queries…”
    • Update: gRPC max connection age defaults to 30 days
  • 23.10+3 published on 17 April 2024

    • Fix: reduce number of handing /ajax polls
  • 23.10+2 published on 14 December 2023

    • Schema changes to support future Person-Computer relationships
    • Add activity ID to API responses with SyncPocket activities
    • Move repository dashboard to /new_dashboard from /dashboard to avoid clash
      with older pages
    • Use default account when no account provided during JWT API authentication
    • Add secrets dashboard to list, create, and remove secrets, if Vault
      integration is enabled
    • UI changes to support management of WSL instances belonging to registered
      Windows hosts