[openstack-dev] [Oslo] Layering olso.messaging usage of config

Mark McLoughlin markmc at redhat.com
Mon Nov 18 20:52:23 UTC 2013

On Mon, 2013-11-18 at 18:22 +0000, Joshua Harlow wrote:
> I see it as important (and not theoretical).
> I'd like to use oslo.messaging (and oslo.messaging.rpc) in taskflow (to
> prototype how a distributed engine would work using it) and bringing in a
> library which requires global configuration is almost a non-starter for
> me. Although taskflow is targeted at being used in openstack it still is a
> generic library and a library shouldn't bring in dependencies which are
> only configurable in 1 manner (via a global config via oslo.cfg); to me
> that¹s bad style & forces an ideology on users of taskflow (which limits
> adoption).

There is no requirement for global configuration.

Hack up a prototype of how you want to use this, show me how you want it
to be configured, what your ideal API is ... more than happy to discuss
well informed specifics.


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