[openstack-dev] [ironic] Driver removal policies - should we make it softer?
mmitchell at internap.com
Fri Aug 19 14:46:08 UTC 2016
On 2016-08-19 10:15 AM, Jim Rollenhagen wrote:
> 3) Add a ``enable_unsupported_drivers`` config option that allows enabling
> drivers marked supported=False. If a driver is in enabled_drivers, has
> supported=False, and enable_unsupported_drivers=False, ironic-conductor
> will fail to start. Setting enable_unsupported_drivers=True will allow
> ironic-conductor to start with warnings emitted.
I very much like that idea. It allows users (deployers/operators) to
simply enable the setting and establish a discussion / put pressure on
their hardware vendor. Plus, they can always accept the "unsupported"
route and submit bugs / maintain it themselves, since they have access
to the hardware.
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