[Openstack-operators] Is Erasure Coding ready for production in Swift?

Pete Zaitcev zaitcev at redhat.com
Mon Apr 20 15:55:26 UTC 2015

On Fri, 20 Mar 2015 18:42:00 +0800
Mingyu Li <mingyu.li.cn at gmail.com> wrote:

> The feature erasure coding has been developed for over a year. Is it ready
> for production now?

EC in Swift is in Beta in Kilo. It's quite rough, needs all the latest
to even work at all (e.g. PyECLib 1.0.7). I would say it's only good
for experiments at this point. On the other hand, someone has to
start somewhere.

-- Pete

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