Changelog
Latest updates from the Linode team
2017-09-18 11:02:00 -0400 -0400
API

2017-09-18

Changed

  • Pagination envelope has changed
    • total_pages => pages
    • total_results => results
    • endpoint-specific key is now always “data”
  • Region, Distribution, Type, and Kernel objects are now returned as slugs
    • Previously, entire object was returned as part of other responses
  • POST linode/instances and POST linode/rebuild automatically issue a boot job
    • This behavior can be suppressed by sending “boot”: false in the request
  • Changed POST linode/instances
    • with_backups => backups_enabled
    • Now accepts “booted” - defaults to true if distribution is provided
  • Changed POST linode/instances/:id/clone
    • with_backups => backups_enabled
  • Changed POST linode/instances/:id/rebuild
    • Now accepts “booted” - defaults to true
  • Changed LinodeNetworkingResponse
    • region is now a slug instead of a nested object
  • Changed IPv6 object
    • region is now a slug instead of a nested object
  • Changed Invoice object
    • Removed “paid”
    • Removed “overdue”
  • Changed Region object
    • Removed “label”
  • Changed Backup object
    • regions is now a slug instead of a nested object
  • Changed Distribution object
    • Removed “created”
    • Added “updated”
    • minimum_storage_size => disk_minimum
    • x64 => architecture. architecture is an enum returning either “x86_64” or “i386”
  • Changed IPAddress object
    • region is now a slug instead of a nested object
  • Changed Kernel object
    • x64 => architecture. architecture is an enum returning either “x86_64” or “i386”
  • Changed Linode object
    • storage => disk
    • total_transfer => transfer_total
    • distribution is now a slug instead of a nested object
    • region is now a slug instead of a nested object
    • nested alert objects have been streamlined
    • “enabled” and “threshold” have been removed
    • a value of 0 now represents “disabled”, any other value is “enabled” with that threshold
  • Changed LinodeConfig object
    • disable_updatedb => updatedb_disabled
    • enable_distro_helper => distro
    • enable_modules_dep_helper => modules_dep
    • enable_network_helper => network
    • ram_limit => memory_limit
    • devtmpfs_autocommit moved into “helpers” envelope
  • Changed Nodebalancer object
    • region is now a slug instead of a nested object
  • Changed Type object
    • hourly_price => price_hourly
    • monthly_price => price_monthly
    • ram => memory
    • storage => disk
    • mbits_out => network_out
    • backups_price is now a nested object containing “price_hourly” and “price_monthly”
  • Changed StackScript object
    • Removed “customer_id”
    • distributions is now a list of slugs instead of a list of nested objects
    • Removed “user_id”
    • Added “username”
    • Added “user_gravatar_id”
  • Changed Volume object
    • “status” can no longer contain “contact_support” - will return “offline” in that case
    • region is now a slug instead of a nested object
  • Changes SupportTicket
    • Removed “closed_by”
  • IP Whitelist may not be enabled in PUT profile if it is already disabled
  • Default page size increased to 100
    • Any page size between 25 and 100 may be requested in the url with ?page_size=
  • Linode configs now accept deprecated kernels
  • Linode configs now default kernel to latest, no longer required on POST
  • Added /profile/whitelist
    • GET - list all IPs on user’s whitelist
    • POST - add IP to user’s whitelist
    • Endpoint return a 400 if IP Whitelist is disabled
  • Added /profile/whitelist/:id
    • GET - return one entry on whitelist
    • DELETE - remove address from whitelist
    • Endpoints return a 400 if IP Whitelist if disabled
  • Disk filesystems now default to ext4, no longer required on POST