[openstack-dev] Icehouse dependency freeze

Thomas Goirand zigo at debian.org
Tue Mar 18 12:14:11 UTC 2014

On 03/18/2014 02:51 PM, Andreas Jaeger wrote:
> On 03/18/2014 07:14 AM, Thomas Goirand wrote:
>> Hi,
>> We're now 1 month away from the scheduled release date. It is my strong
>> opinion (as the main Debian OpenStack package maintainer) that for the
>> last Havana release, the freeze of dependency happened really too late,
>> creating issues hard to deal with on the packaging side. I believe it
>> would be also hard to deal with for Ubuntu people (with the next LTS
>> releasing soon).
>> I'd be in the favor to freeze the dependencies for Icehouse *right now*
>> (including version updates which aren't packaged yet in Debian).
>> Otherwise, it may be very hard for me to get things pass the FTP masters
>> NEW queue in time for new packages.
> I expect that a couple of python-PROJECTclient packages needs to be
> released first. I've seen changes to them that are not released and that
> might be important for Icehouse to support new features.

These aren't a problem for me, their version can change, and update is
easy and fast to do.


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