[openstack-dev] [OpenStack-Dev] Cherry picking commit from oslo-incubator
doug.hellmann at dreamhost.com
Thu Jan 23 15:08:24 UTC 2014
On Wed, Jan 22, 2014 at 4:45 PM, Joe Gordon <joe.gordon0 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 22, 2014 at 5:19 AM, Julien Danjou <julien at danjou.info> wrote:
>> On Tue, Jan 21 2014, Joe Gordon wrote:
>> > I would like to propose having a integration test job in Oslo incubator
>> > that syncs in the code, similar to how we do global requirements.
>> I don't think that would be possible as a voting job, since the point of
>> oslo-incubator is to be able to break the API compatibility.
> If oslo-incubator can break APIs whenever it wants how can a downstream
> project stay in sync with oslo-incubator?
"Usually the API maintainer or those making significant changes to an API
take responsibility for syncing that specific module into the projects
which use it" 
That happens, AFAICT, when a known incompatibility is introduced. It does
not always happen when a compatible change is made. I'm really not sure of
the best way to improve that, other than to remind contributors to oslo of
>> Julien Danjou
>> ;; Free Software hacker ; independent consultant
>> ;; http://julien.danjou.info
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