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jaypipes at gmail.com
Fri Sep 22 13:03:58 UTC 2017
On 09/21/2017 11:37 PM, Joe Topjian wrote:
> Microversions also reared their head in the form of a long
> discussion about how SDK developers and users are consuming
> microversions at a very granular level. This discussion opened many
> surprised eyes as we learned how different SDK platforms deal with
> microversions, and what exactly are the best practices. We agreed
> that it is generally good for an SDK to shield its users from the
> details of microversions, but to allow power users to access them if
> they care to.
> I wanted to add some notes about this.
> I wasn't able to attend the PTG but I was delighted that somehow this
> topic came up - and it looks like it was a very in-depth conversation,
> too. The etherpad notes look to have accurately summarized the
> difficulty we're having with microversions in Gophercloud.
> Difficult as the problem is, we're not exactly stuck... yet, anyway. As
> one of the maintainers of Gophercloud, one thing I wanted to mention is
> that there shouldn't be a concern of communication problems or anything
> of the sort (ie: why haven't these Gophercloud guys reached out??).
> While the discussion of microversions has been going on for almost two
> months, we only have, at best, a couple of hours a week to research
> solutions. If either we reach a solution or unfortunately come up short,
> I plan to post to the api-consumer list with a story of the experience,
> feedback, and/or a call for help that we're flat out stuck. At the
> moment, anything more would be commentating the sport of virtual
> whiteboarding :)
> On the topic of microversions itself, I'm finding this to be a fun
> challenge. I like the core goals of microversions, and given that there
> isn't precedence for this type of thing (unless I'm mistaken) makes it
> more fun. I do hope that we can implement a solution that enables users
> of Gophercloud to easily leverage microversions and do some really cool
I'd be interested in helping out. Can you point me to where you're
tracking issues related to microversion support on GH?
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