[openstack-dev] The danger of capping python-*clients in core projects, and forbidding it in the future

Thierry Carrez thierry at openstack.org
Thu Jul 11 09:06:21 UTC 2013

Sean Dague wrote:
> I think we need to get strict on projects and prevent them from capping
> their client requirements. That will also put burden on clients that
> they don't break backwards compatibility (which I think was a goal
> regardless).

Indeed. The whole idea behind a single release channel for python client
libraries was that you should always be running the latest, as they
should drastically enforce backward compatibility.

Any reason why those caps were introduced in the first place ?

Thierry Carrez (ttx)

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