[openstack-dev] A new nova service? nova-periodic?

Joshua Harlow harlowja at yahoo-inc.com
Sat Jan 12 16:30:24 UTC 2013

Sweet! Having processes perform just what they were meant for, and no more seems to be a good practice, so thanks for working on this. 

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On Jan 12, 2013, at 12:34 AM, "Michael Still" <mikal at stillhq.com> wrote:

> On Tue, Nov 20, 2012 at 1:57 PM, Michael Still
> <michael.still at canonical.com> wrote:
>> What do people think about adding another nova service which runs beside
>> nova-compute and runs periodic tasks which don't need any sort of shared
>> global state with nova-compute? We could do it with a flag so that the
>> default remains to use nova-compute for these periodic tasks, but if you
>> "opt in" they're done with a nova-periodic instead.
> Now that the periodic tasks refactor is done, I've just sent off a
> code review which implements a external periodic task runner. Its at
> https://review.openstack.org/#/c/19539/
> Michael
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