[openstack-dev] [oslo] VMware tools in oslo-incubator or straight to oslo.vmware
doug.hellmann at dreamhost.com
Tue Jan 28 22:36:17 UTC 2014
On Tue, Jan 28, 2014 at 5:06 PM, Donald Stufft <donald at stufft.io> wrote:
> On Jan 28, 2014, at 5:01 PM, Julien Danjou <julien at danjou.info> wrote:
> > On Tue, Jan 28 2014, Doug Hellmann wrote:
> >> There are several reviews related to adding VMware interface code to the
> >> oslo-incubator so it can be shared among projects (start at
> >> https://review.openstack.org/#/c/65075/7 if you want to look at the
> >> I expect this code to be fairly stand-alone, so I wonder if we would be
> >> better off creating an oslo.vmware library from the beginning, instead
> >> bringing it through the incubator.
> >> Thoughts?
> > This sounds like a good idea, but it doesn't look OpenStack specific, so
> > maybe building a non-oslo library would be better.
> > Let's not zope it! :)
> +1 on not making it an oslo library.
Given the number of issues we've seen with stackforge libs in the gate,
I've changed my default stance on this point.
It's not clear from the code whether Vipin et al expect this library to be
useful for anyone not working with both OpenStack and VMware. Either way, I
anticipate having the library under the symmetric gating rules and managed
by the one of the OpenStack teams (oslo, nova, cinder?) and VMware
contributors should make life easier in the long run.
As far as the actual name goes, I'm not set on "oslo.vmware" it was just a
convenient name for the conversation.
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