[openstack-dev] a "common" client library

Robert Collins robertc at robertcollins.net
Sat Jan 18 06:03:33 UTC 2014

On 17 January 2014 08:03, Alexei Kornienko <alexei.kornienko at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello Joe,

> 2)Another option would be to follow waterfall process and create a solid
> library interface before including it to all client projects. However such
> approach this period can take unknown amount of time and can be easily
> failed during integration stage cause requirements change or some other
> reason.
> Please let me know what you think.

Given how fast OpenStack moves, I think waterfall is a non-starter.
I'd do a library from the start, and just do backwards compat - it's
really not that hard  :)


Robert Collins <rbtcollins at hp.com>
Distinguished Technologist
HP Converged Cloud

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