[openstack-dev] [oslo] Progress of the port to Python 3

Thomas Goirand zigo at debian.org
Tue Jan 6 23:24:38 UTC 2015

On 01/06/2015 05:51 PM, victor stinner wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm still working on porting OpenStack to Python 3.
> I'm fixing Python 3 issues in eventlet and I'm trying
> to replace eventlet with trollius in OpenStack. Two
> different and complementary ways to port OpenStack to Python 3.

Hi Victor,

Will you also work on moving away from python-memcache (eg: memcached)
and using pymemcache instead? I believe I shouted enough about this
being a major issue for the support of Python 3, but nothing is
happening here.

> I fixed some eventlet issues related to Python 3 and
> monkey-patching. My changes are part of eventlet 0.16 which was
> released the 2014-12-30. I tried this version with Oslo Messaging:
> with another fix in eventlet (threading.Condition) and a change in
> the zmq driver, only 3 tests are now failing (which is a great
> success for me).

Super cool! :)


Thomas Goirand (zigo)

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