[openstack-dev] [Heat] Referencing VPC resources across templates

Zane Bitter zbitter at redhat.com
Thu Apr 4 08:56:10 UTC 2013

On 04/04/13 03:01, Steve Baker wrote:
> On 04/04/2013 12:21 PM, Zane Bitter wrote:
>> What you need is to use the supplied ID (which is the network_id)
>> directly so that you don't need to access the VPC resource at all. I
>> have no idea if that's possible with Quantum.
> Yes, a VPC consists of a Quantum net plus a router, but outside of Heat
> the net and router are not coupled so it will currently not be possible
> to pass in a VpcId.

In that case, squash the two together into one giant mega-id and tease 
them apart again when you need to use them.

Not saying it's pretty... but it will work and that data should be 
regarded as pretty much opaque to users anyway.

- ZB

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