[openstack-dev] [nova] Reflections on the pike-1 milestone

Maish Saidel-Keesing maishsk at maishsk.com
Thu Apr 20 18:25:08 UTC 2017

Perfect explanation and very clear - Thanks Matt!!

On 20/04/17 21:18, Matt Riedemann wrote:
> On 4/20/2017 2:01 AM, Maish Saidel-Keesing wrote:
>> Just as a matter of interest - from the numbers above you say 62
>> blueprints approved - was this only for this cycle - or *up until* this
>> cycle.
>> When you mention several up for review - can you elaborate on exact
>> numbers?
>> I am not looking to 'monitor' activity - but for me it would be
>> interesting to understand - what the workload is actually like. If the
>> ratio of 'incoming work' (blueprints) vs. completed/in-review is 62:3
>> then to me - this seems to be something that needs to be addressed.
>> Or am I misunderstanding the comment above?
> That means 62 blueprints approved for Pike (this cycle). This does not
> mean the code is merged and the blueprint is completed. It means we
> agreed on the design proposal and can move forward with code for the
> blueprint.
> Several up for review means there are approved blueprints with code
> ready for review (they have started, or are more than just a POC).
> These numbers are probably low right now, but all blueprints targeted
> for Pike [1] with Delivery status of "Needs Code Review" is what I'm
> referring to here, which is currently 38.
> As for incoming work, and the ratio you point out, is not unusual in
> the first milestone before we do our spec freeze, where we then stop
> accepting new blueprint proposals for the release so we can focus on
> implementing and reviewing what we've already planned to do.
> If you want a much more detailed explanation of the numbers and
> trends, I provided that after the Ocata release [2].
> [1] https://blueprints.launchpad.net/nova/pike
> [2]
> http://lists.openstack.org/pipermail/openstack-dev/2017-February/111639.html

Best Regards,
Maish Saidel-Keesing

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