2020.1.0 Release

New Features and Enhancements

The following new features and enhancements were introduced this software release:

Product(s) Case Number Internal Number Description
All VOV-11377 A new document viewer for the Accelerator product family is provided in the web UI. This document viewer provides a modernized interface with new client-side search capability.
All VOV-11059 Field descriptions have been populated for all supported fields. These can be queried via the "fieldesc" metadata field, available for each object.
Accelerator, Accelerator Plus CS0121103 VOV-12279 The output of nc info and wx info now includes the project/queue name.
All VOV-11323 vovdoc CLI utility is retired
All VOV-11454 vov_rest_v3.py is the new Python module used to make v3 REST API requests against vovserver.
All VOV-11251 Accelerated processing of Crash Recovery file.
All VOV-10844 Provide a REST API addition to allow job control. The following operations can be performed via the v3 REST API: 1. Dispatch 2. Forget 3. Preempt 4. Rerun 5. Resume 6. Suspend
All VOV-10964 Job attributes can now be modified via the v3 REST API in ways that are also possible via the command line with nc modify.

Resolved Issues

The following issues were resolved in this release.

Product(s) Case Number Internal Number Description
All VOV-5570 Fixed behavior of the ROWCOUNT field used by vovselect and related commands; vovselect will print "0" instead of an empty string when there are no rows in the query, and will print a correct count instead of 0 for "vovselect rowcount from objects".
All   VOV-12721 Fixed an issue with the 2020.1.0 beta that caused a user to be logged out of a web session for one product when the user logged into a different product session in the same browser.
All 24114 VOV-9853 When determining if a shell is configured for a project, the environment variables VOV_PROJECT_NAME and VOV_HOST_NAME must be set. New checks were added to ensure the values of these variables may not be empty strings and may not be set to "unknown".
All CS0120819 VOV-12027 Add the previously missing documentation for the vovlicensemgr command.
All VOV-12583 Fixed an issue where querying for "maxnumacores" was returning the total number of cores in the system instead of the maximum number of cores in a NUMA node.
Accelerator, Accelerator Plus CS0120716 VOV-12305 Fixed issue that prevented the wxagent job in an Accelerator base queue from reflecting the job placement policy and priority of the user's job in an Accelerator Plus queue.
Accelerator, Accelerator Plus, Monitor 24282 VOV-10682 Features names such as set via vtkle_feature_set can now include the '+' character and will be handled properly via the web UI.
Accelerator, Accelerator Plus CS0121177 VOV-12403 Fixed an issue where NUMA jobs that span multiple NUMA nodes would not return all cores used by the job to the free pool on job completion.
None 25011 VOV-11221 Monitor email notifications set in the Admin->Notifications UI page using legacy mode email delivery had failed to successfully deliver email to the recipient.
All VOV-10844 Provide a REST API addition to allow job control. The following operations can be performed via the v3 REST API: 1. Dispatch 2. Forget 3. Preempt 4. Rerun 5. Resume 6. Suspend
All VOV-10913 Fixed a bug that caused vovselect to issue an error when requesting the field "env" in all lowercase.
All VOV-9988 Made the WHY property more prominent in the Main Reasons section of the output of vsy and related commands for FAILED jobs.