[openstack-dev] [Cinder] Does cinder use novaclient?

John Griffith john.griffith8 at gmail.com
Wed Dec 21 04:57:29 UTC 2016

On Mon, Dec 19, 2016 at 11:44 PM, lijing at gohighsec.com <lijing at gohighsec.com
> wrote:

> Hi Cinder community,
> Does cinder use novaclient? What's the use of cinder/compute/nova.py?
> I find that there seems to have some problems when construct novaclient in
> the file  cinder/compute/nova.py,
>  but I think the file is not being used.
> Would you explain the use of this file or how does cinder communicate with
> nova?
> Looking forward to your comments. Thanks.
> BR,
> Jane
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> It's used by the remotefs drivers.  I believe it was first introduced by
some work in Gluster to do instance assisted snapshots etc.  It's also used
my Quobyte for the same sort of thing.

Other than that, the communication is typically only the other way around
(nova-->cinder via cinderclient).

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