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TrueNAS Quality Lifecycle

Release StageCompleted QA CyclesTypical Use-caseDescription
ALPHA1TestersNot much field testing
BETA2EnthusiastsMajor Feature Complete, but expect some bugs
RC3Home UsersSuitable for non-critical deployments
RELEASE4General UseSuitable for less complex deployments
U15Business UseSuitable for more complex deployments
U2+6+Mission CriticalSuitable for critical uptime deployments

February 23, 2021

iXsystems is pleased to announce the general availability of TrueNAS 12.0-U2.1! This is a minor hotpatch release to fix a few highly visible bugs before the TrueNAS Enterprise update train is enabled. The primary change is to clear up many of the “core file” alerts that are being generated for Enterprise customers. Please refer to the TrueNAS 12.0-U2 Release Notes for more information on the changes included in this release.

With these fixes in place, the TrueNAS 12.0 update train for Enterprise customers is being activated! Enterprise customers are highly encouraged to contact iXsystems Support to schedule an update window for their system to take advantage of the improved performance, stability, and security of TrueNAS 12.0.

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TrueNAS 12.0-U2.1 Changelog

Bug Fixes

  • [NAS-109434] - Resolve issues with joining Active Directory Domains
  • [NAS-109454] - Suppress extraneous corefile alerts
  • [NAS-109490] - Use the correct verbiage when Applying Pending Updates for HA

Known Issues

NAS-106992Persistent L2ARC is disabled by default.While the underlying issues have been fixed, this setting continues to be disabled by default for additional performance investigation. To manually reactivate persistent L2ARC, log in to the TrueNAS Web Interface, go to System > Tunables, and add a new tunable with these values:
  • Type = sysctl
  • Variable = vfs.zfs.l2arc.rebuild_enabled
  • Value = 1
TrueNAS "root" user account cannot be an SMB user.This is an intentional change to improve software security and suitability for deployment in a variety of environments. Update the SMB configuration to use a different user account.
NAS-109078TrueNAS Enterprise license summary may not list expansion shelves by name. This does not affect enclosure management or expansion shelf functionality.