[openstack-dev] [nova] Why is osapi_v3.enabled = False by default?

Sean Dague sean at dague.net
Thu Jul 16 09:57:27 UTC 2015

On 07/15/2015 08:12 PM, GHANSHYAM MANN wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 16, 2015 at 3:03 AM, Sean Dague <sean at dague.net> wrote:
>> On 07/15/2015 01:44 PM, Matt Riedemann wrote:
>>> The osapi_v3.enabled option is False by default [1] even though it's
>>> marked as the CURRENT API and the v2 API is marked as SUPPORTED (and
>>> we've frozen it for new feature development).
>>> I got looking at this because osapi_v3.enabled is True in nova.conf in
>>> both the check-tempest-dsvm-nova-v21-full job and non-v21
>>> check-tempest-dsvm-full job, but only in the v21 job is
>>> "x-openstack-nova-api-version: '2.1'" used.
>>> Shouldn't the v2.1 API be enabled by default now?
>>> [1]
>>> http://git.openstack.org/cgit/openstack/nova/tree/nova/api/openstack/__init__.py#n44
>> Honestly, we should probably deprecate out osapi_v3.enabled make it
>> osapi_v21 (or osapi_v2_microversions) so as to not confuse people further.
> Nice Catch. We might have just forgot to make it default to True.
> How about just deprecating it and remove in N and makes v21 enable all
> the time (irrespective of osapi_v3.enabled) as they are current now.

Yeh, that's probably a fine approach as well. I don't think we need an
option any more here.


Sean Dague

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