[nova] API updates week 19-22

gmann at ghanshyammann.com gmann at ghanshyammann.com
Wed May 29 14:53:52 UTC 2019

Hi All, 

Please find the Nova API updates of this week. 

Weekly Office Hour: 
Canceled the API office hours as no response on ML - http://lists.openstack.org/pipermail/openstack-discuss/2019-March/004336.html 

API Related BP : 
Code Ready for Review: 
1. Support adding description while locking an instance: 
- Topic: https://review.opendev.org/#/q/topic:bp/add-locked-reason+(status:open+OR+status:merged)
- Weekly Progress: Only OSC patch is not merged (all other code is merged). waiting for python-novaclient version update after release.

2. Add host and hypervisor_hostname flag to create server 
- Topic: https://review.opendev.org/#/q/topic:bp/add-host-and-hypervisor-hostname-flag-to-create-server+(status:open+OR+status:merged)
- Weekly Progress: Code is up for review

3. Detach and attach boot volumes: 
- Topic: https://review.openstack.org/#/q/topic:bp/detach-boot-volume+(status:open+OR+status:merged) 
- Weekly Progress: Spec is merged but the code is in the merge-conflict state. need rebase and update the patch. 

Spec Ready for Review: 
1. Nova API policy improvement 
- Spec: https://review.openstack.org/#/c/547850/ 
- PoC: https://review.openstack.org/#/q/topic:bp/policy-default-refresh+(status:open+OR+status:merged) 
- Weekly Progress: Spec has been updated with Train PTG discussion. Ready to re-review.

2. Support for changing deleted_on_termination after boot 
-Spec: https://review.openstack.org/#/c/580336/ 
- Weekly Progress: lyarwood commented on spec about the PTG discussion and mentioned to update the spec accordingly. 

3. Nova API cleanup 
- Spec: https://review.openstack.org/#/c/603969/ 
- Weekly Progress: Spec has been updated with Train PTG discussion. Alex is +2 on this, need another +2.

4. Specifying az when restore shelved server 
- Spec: https://review.openstack.org/#/c/624689/ 
- Weekly Progress: No updates on this.

5. default value of swap in the show flavor details API 
- Spec: https://review.openstack.org/#/c/648919/ 
- Weekly Progress: This has been merged in API cleanup Spec(603969)

6. Support delete_on_termination in volume attach api
-Spec: https://review.openstack.org/#/c/612949/ 
- Weekly Progress: Ready for review. 

7. Add API ref guideline for body text 
- ~8 api-ref are left to fix. 

Previously approved Spec needs to be re-proposed for Train: 
1. Servers Ips non-unique network names : 
- https://blueprints.launchpad.net/nova/+spec/servers-ips-non-unique-network-names 
- https://review.openstack.org/#/q/topic:bp/servers-ips-non-unique-network-names+(status:open+OR+status:merged) 

2. Volume multiattach enhancements: 
- https://blueprints.launchpad.net/nova/+spec/volume-multiattach-enhancements 
- https://review.openstack.org/#/q/topic:bp/volume-multiattach-enhancements+(status:open+OR+status:merged) 

No progress report in this week. 

NOTE- There might be some bug which are not tagged as 'api' or 'api-ref', those are not in above list. Tag such bugs so that we can keep our eyes. 


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