[openstack-dev] Shall backward compatibility env. vars be removed from python-clients?

Sanchez, Cristian A cristian.a.sanchez at intel.com
Fri Nov 15 20:15:45 UTC 2013

Going back to the original message, how do you think we should proceed
with this bug? (https://review.openstack.org/#/c/55588/). Shall a new one
be created to remove the deprecated environment variables in all clients?



On 11/11/13 16:56, "Kevin L. Mitchell" <kevin.mitchell at rackspace.com>

>On Mon, 2013-11-11 at 13:35 -0600, Dean Troyer wrote:
>> Related but different are the now-long-undocumented option names with
>> underscores in them.  I've noticed new undocumented ones get added
>> from time to time alongside the same option with dashes.  ???
>I discourage those when I catch them in novaclient, but I figure if we
>can remove the NOVA_* environment variables, we can probably also remove
>those wholesale, and that should effectively discourage the
>pattern-matching that causes developers to try to include them in the
>first place :)
>Kevin L. Mitchell <kevin.mitchell at rackspace.com>
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