[openstack-dev] [TripleO] [Horizon] Searching for a new name for Tuskar UI

Dougal Matthews dougal at redhat.com
Thu Mar 27 17:21:57 UTC 2014

On 27/03/14 15:56, Jaromir Coufal wrote:
> Hi OpenStackers,
> User interface which is managing the OpenStack Infrastructure is
> currently named Tuskar-UI because of historical reasons. Tuskar itself
> is a small service, which is giving logic into generating and managing
> Heat templates and helps user to model and manage his deployment. The
> user interface, which is the subject of this call, is based on TripleO
> approach and resembles OpenStack Dashboard (Horizon) with the way of how
> it consumes other services. The UI is consuming not just Tuskar API, but
> also Ironic (nova-baremetal), Nova (flavors), Ceilometer, etc in order
> to design, deploy, manage and monitor your OpenStack deployments.
> Because of this I find the name Tuskar-UI improper (it's more closer to
> say TripleO-UI) and I would like the community to help to find better
> name for it. After brainstorming, we can start voting on the final
> project's name.
> https://etherpad.openstack.org/p/openstack-management-ui-names

Thanks for starting this.

As a side, but related note, I think we should rename the Tuskar client
to whatever name the Tuskar UI gets called. The client will eventually
have feature parity with the UI and thus will have the same naming
issues if it is to remain the "tuskarclient"


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