Supported SLE Micro and openSUSE MicroOS Client Features

Support for SLE Micro and openSUSE MicroOS clients is provided as a technology preview for testing purposes, and not all features are fully functional at this stage. This feature is expected to be fully supported in a later version of Uyuni. Do not use this feature on production systems.

The operating system you run on a client is supported by the organization that supplies the operating system. SLE Micro is supported by SUSE. openSUSE MicroOS is supported by the SUSE community.

The icons in this table indicate:

  • the feature is available on both Salt and traditional clients

  • the feature is not available

  • the feature is under consideration, and may or may not be made available at a later date

  • Traditional the feature is supported only on traditional clients

  • Salt the feature is supported only on Salt clients.

Table 1. Supported Features on SLE Micro and openSUSE MicroOS Operating Systems
Feature SLE Micro and openSUSE MicroOS

Client

Salt

Operating system packages

Salt

Registration

Salt

Install packages

Salt

Apply patches (requires CVE ID)

Salt

Remote commands

Salt

System package states

Salt

System custom states

Salt

Group custom states

Salt

Organization custom states

Salt

System set manager (SSM)

Salt

Product migration

Basic Virtual Guest Management

Advanced Virtual Guest Management

Virtual Guest Installation (Kickstart), as Host OS

Virtual Guest Installation (image template), as Host OS

System deployment (PXE/Kickstart)

System redeployment (Kickstart)

Contact methods

Salt: ZeroMQ

Works with Uyuni Proxy

Salt

Action chains

Staging (pre-download of packages)

Duplicate package reporting

Salt

CVE auditing (requires CVE ID)

Salt

SCAP auditing

Package verification

Package locking

Salt

System locking

Maintenance Windows

System snapshot

Configuration file management

Salt

Snapshots and profiles

Salt: Profiles supported, Sync not supported

Power management

Salt

Monitoring

Salt

Docker buildhost

Build Docker image with OS

Kiwi buildhost

Build Kiwi image with OS

Salt

Recurring Actions

Salt

AppStreams

N/A

Yomi

Virtual Guest Management:

In this table, virtual guest management is split into basic and advanced.

Basic virtual guest management includes listing VMs, slow refresh, VM lifecycle actions (start, stop, resume, pause), and modifying VM vCPU and Memory.

Advanced virtual guest management includes all features of Basic virtual guest management plus fast refresh, VM lifecycle actions (delete, reset, power off), modifying VM disk, network, graphical display, and graphical display configuration.