[openstack-dev] [Nova] Mission Statement

Monty Taylor mordred at inaugust.com
Sun Nov 24 18:05:35 UTC 2013

On 11/18/2013 09:26 PM, Russell Bryant wrote:
> On 11/18/2013 09:10 PM, Stuart Fox wrote:
>> Hey *
>> Does ironic fall under the Compute banner? If so, the statement needs a
>> little tweek.
> No.
>> On 2013-11-18 5:55 PM, "Russell Bryant" <rbryant at redhat.com
>> <mailto:rbryant at redhat.com>> wrote:
>>     [1]
>>     http://git.openstack.org/cgit/openstack/governance/tree/reference/programs.yaml
> There is a separate bare metal program:

Right - but the end user still interacts with that via nova - so even if
nova doesn't do the pxe/impi calls, Ironic will still have a nova driver.

I bring this up because it seems to me that you should either remove the
list of examples of compute resources, or change "including" to be
"including but not limited to"

> Bare metal:
>   codename: Ironic
>   ptl: Devananda van der Veen (devananda)
>   mission:
>     To produce an OpenStack service and associated python libraries capable
>     of managing and provisioning physical machines, and to do this in a
>     security-aware and fault-tolerant manner.
>   url: https://wiki.openstack.org/wiki/Ironic

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