[openstack-dev] When should things get added to Oslo.Incubator

Mark McLoughlin markmc at redhat.com
Tue Dec 3 22:25:15 UTC 2013

On Tue, 2013-12-03 at 22:07 +0000, Joshua Harlow wrote:

> Process for process sake imho has been a problem for oslo.

It's been reiterated many times, but again - the only purpose of
oslo-incubator is as a place to evolve an API until we're ready to make
a commitment to API stability.

It's often easier to start a new API completely standalone, push it to
PyPI and plan for API backwards compatibility from the start. No-one has
ever said that such APIs need to go through oslo-incubator "for process


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