[openstack-dev] [nova] Should we add instance action event to live migration?

Jay Pipes jaypipes at gmail.com
Thu Jun 11 18:47:09 UTC 2015

On 06/03/2015 04:39 AM, Rui Chen wrote:
> Hi all:
>      We have the instance action and action event for most of the
> instance operations,
> exclude: live-migration. In the current master code, when we do
> live-migration, the
> instance action is recorded, but the action event for live-migration is
> lost. I'm not sure that
> it's a bug or design behavior, so I want to get more feedback in mail list.

Seems like that would be a bug.

>      I found the patch https://review.openstack.org/#/c/95440/
>      It's add the live migration action, but no event. It looks weird.
>      I think there are two improvement we can do
>      [1]: add the live migration event, keep consistence with other
> instance operations.


>      [2]: remove the live migration action in order to make the
> operation transparent to end-users, like Andrew say in the patch comments.

I guess I'm confused why we would want to make the operation transparent 
to end-users? Andrew, what was your thought on that?


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