[openstack-dev] [oslo] VMware tools in oslo-incubator or straight to oslo.vmware

Russell Bryant rbryant at redhat.com
Tue Jan 28 22:40:15 UTC 2014

On 01/28/2014 05:06 PM, Donald Stufft 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 code).
>>> 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 of 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.

Yep, I asked the same thing on IRC a while back.

If this is generally useful Python code for talking to vmware, then
i'd love to just see it as a Python library maintained by vmware,
isntead of making it an OpenStack specific thing.

Russell Bryant

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