The Scylla team is pleased to announce the release of Scylla 1.6.1, a bugfix release of the Scylla 1.6 stable branch. Release 1.6.1, like all past and future 1.x.y releases, is backward compatible and supports rolling upgrades. Scylla 1.6.1 is the latest and greatest of Scylla releases, and you are encouraged to upgrade.
The following bugs were fixed in this release
- Prometheus: multiple metric families with the same name my hide Scylla metrics (not affecting scylla-grafana-monitoring) #2077
- Prometheus: metric generation has quadratic behavior, affects latency #2078
- Scylla may crash under some circumstances when disk can’t keep up with writes for a long period: #2021