[openstack-dev] [kolla] Integrating kollacli as python-kollaclient

Paul Bourke paul.bourke at oracle.com
Thu Oct 22 08:42:28 UTC 2015

Having used the cli for some time I can vouch for it being very useful, 
and usable. The guys have done a nice job of giving it an "OpenStack 
feel", mimicking the patterns used in openstackclient and the like.

It should give users a more polished introduction to Kolla.



On 21/10/15 23:20, Steven Dake (stdake) wrote:
> Hello Folks,
> Oracle has developed a CLI tool for managing OpenStack Kolla clusters.
> Several months ago at our midcycle, the topic was brought up an I
> suggested to go ahead and get started on the work.  We clearly didn't
> spend enough time discussing how it should be integrated into the code
> base or developed or even what its features should be, and that is my error.
> What ended up happening is sort of a code dump, which is not ideal, but
> I can only work so many 20 hour days ;)  I didn't believe our community
> had the bandwidth to deal with integrating a CLI directly into the tree
> while we were focused on our major objective of implementing Ansible
> deployment of OpenStack in Docker containers.  Possibly the wrong call,
> but it is what it is and it is my error, not Oracles.
> The code can be cloned from:
> git clone git://oss.oracle.com/git/openstack-kollacli.git
> The code as is is very high quality but will likely need to go through
> alot of refactoring to ReST-ify it.  There are two major authors of the
> code, Borne Mace and Steve Noyes.
> I'd like a majority vote from the core team as to whether we should add
> this repository to our list of governed repositories in the OpenStack
> Kolla governance repository here:
> https://github.com/openstack/governance/blob/master/reference/projects.yaml#L1509
> Consider this email a +1 vote from me.
> A completely separate email thread and decision will be made by the
> community about core team membership changes to handle maintenance of
> the code.  Assuming this code is voted into Kolla's governance, I plan
> to propose Borne as a core reviewer, which will be open to core team
> vote as a separate act with our 3 +1 votes no vetos within 1 week
> period.  We will address that assuming a majority vote of the code merge
> wins.  Steve can follow the normal processes for joining the core team
> if he wishes (reviewing patches) - clearly his code contributions are
> there.  Borne already does some reviews, and although he isn't a top
> reviewer, he does have some contribution in this area making it into the
> top 10 for the Liberty cycle.
> Kolla CLI Features:
>   * dynamic ansible inventory manipulation via the host, group and
>     service commands
>   * ssh key push via the host setup command
>   * ssh key validation via the host check command
>   * ansible deployment via the deploy command
>   * property viewing and modification with the property list, set and
>     clear commands
>   * cleanup of docker containers on a single, multiple or all hosts via
>     the host destroy command
>   * debug data collection via the dump command
>   * configuration of openstack passwords via the password command
>   * Lines of python = 2700
>   * Lines of  test case code =  1800
>   * ~ 200 commits
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