[openstack-dev] [qa] official clients and tempest

Thomas Bechtold thomasbechtold at jpberlin.de
Fri Apr 10 08:53:52 UTC 2015

On 08.04.2015 20:36, Matthew Treinish wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 08, 2015 at 01:08:03PM -0400, David Kranz wrote:
>> Since tempest no longer uses the official clients as a literal code
>> dependency, except for the cli tests which are being removed, the clients
>> have been dropping from requirements.txt. But when debugging issues
>> uncovered by tempest, or when debugging tempest itself, it is useful to use
>> the cli to check various things. I think it would be a good service to users
>> of tempest to include the client libraries when tempest is installed on a
>> machine. Is there a reason to not do this?
> i> 
> Umm, so that is not what requirements.txt is for, we should only put what is
> required to run the tempest in the requirements file. It's a package dependencies
> list, not a list of everything you find useful for developing tempest code.

Yes. Absolutely. Use pip, apt-get, yum, zypper, ... for installing the



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