[openstack-dev] [all][api] late addition to forum schedule

Matt Riedemann mriedemos at gmail.com
Thu May 17 22:23:09 UTC 2018

On 5/17/2018 11:02 AM, Doug Hellmann wrote:
> After some discussion on twitter and IRC, we've added a new session to
> the Forum schedule for next week to discuss our options for cleaning up
> some of the design/technical debt in our REST APIs.

Not to troll too hard here, but it's kind of frustrating to see that 
twitter trumps people actually proposing sessions on time and then 
having them be rejected.

> The session description:
>    The introduction of microversions in OpenStack APIs added a
>    mechanism to incrementally change APIs without breaking users.
>    We're now at the point where people would like to start making
>    old things go away, which means we need to hammer out a plan and
>    potentially put it forward as a community goal.
> [1]https://www.openstack.org/summit/vancouver-2018/summit-schedule/events/21881/api-debt-cleanup

This also came up at the Pike PTG in Atlanta:


See the "raising the minimum microversion" section. The TODO was Ironic 
was going to go off and do this and see how much people freaked out. 
What's changed since then besides that not happening? Since I'm not on 
twitter, I don't know what new thing prompted this.




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