[openstack-dev] [Openstack-operators] [Neutron] The specs process, effective operators feedback and product management
marun at redhat.com
Mon Apr 13 18:03:40 UTC 2015
> On Apr 10, 2015, at 11:04 AM, Boris Pavlovic <boris at pavlovic.me> wrote:
> I believe that specs are too detailed and too dev oriented for managers, operators and devops.
> They actually don't want/have time to write/read all the stuff in specs and that's why the communication between dev & operators community is a broken.
> I would recommend to think about simpler approaches like making mechanism for proposing features/changes in projects.
> Like we have in Rally: https://rally.readthedocs.org/en/latest/feature_requests.html
> This is similar to specs but more concentrate on WHAT rather than HOW.
I think the line between HOW and WHAT are too often blurred in Neutron. Unless we’re able to improve our ability to communicate at an appropriate level of abstraction with non-dev stakeholders, meeting their needs will continue to be a struggle.
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