[openstack-dev] [Neutron] Relationship between Neutron LBaaS and Libra

Clint Byrum clint at fewbar.com
Sat Jan 18 21:21:29 UTC 2014

Excerpts from Jay Pipes's message of 2014-01-18 11:02:12 -0800:
> Cutting to the chase... have there been any discussions about the
> long-term direction of Libra and Neutron LBaaS. I see little point
> having two OpenStack endpoints that implement the same basic load
> balancing functionality.
> Is the main problem in aligning Libra and Neutron the fact that Libra is
> a wholly-separate endpoint/project and Neutron LBaaS is part of the
> Neutron project?

In the past I've been told the only reason Libra/Atlas persist is that
Neutron wasn't ready. To me that means 'lets go make Neutron better'.
But then, I haven't been given any crazy short lead times for rolling
out LBaaS.

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