[openstack-dev] [tc][all] Tags, explain like I am five?

Doug Hellmann doug at doughellmann.com
Mon Jul 20 18:04:48 UTC 2015

Excerpts from Ed Leafe's message of 2015-07-19 18:37:49 -0500:
> On Jul 16, 2015, at 4:13 AM, Thierry Carrez <thierry at openstack.org> wrote:
> > I don't really like the idea of a popularity contest to define "HA" or
> > "scales" -- anyone with a stake in the game and their cat will upvote or
> > downvote for no reason. I prefer to define HA in clear terms and have
> > some group maintain the tag across the set of projects.
> Hmmm… I was thinking of concepts like restaurant or movie reviews: since those depend on the tastes of the reviewer, they may or may not match your tastes. So we might consider tags that are backed by different groups of operators, each of whom may have a completely different environment. New operators coming into OpenStack will soon recognize which tags are relevant to their environment, and give them much more credence when it comes to evaluating the state of the various projects.
> -- Ed Leafe

The operator community is working on another set of tag definitions in
the ops-tags-team repository [1] that sounds a bit closer to what you're


[1] http://git.openstack.org/cgit/stackforge/ops-tags-team/

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