[openstack-dev] [Neutron][DevStack] Standing on the shoulders of giants - Linux Bridge testing at the gate

Monty Taylor mordred at inaugust.com
Fri Jun 19 16:27:31 UTC 2015

On 06/19/2015 03:20 AM, Sean M. Collins wrote:
> Hi,
> I wanted to give a quick update on the new experimental job for testing
> the Linux Bridge mechanism driver for Neutron.
> I believe that there is only one patch that needs to be merged, in order to
> get the job to a point where we could move from experimental to
> non-voting.
> https://review.openstack.org/#/c/192906/
> Which is a fix that Dr. Jens Rosenboom authored quite a long time ago,
> and I stared at for enough time that it is embarrassing - hence the
> subject line of this message. Dr. Rosenboom did the majority of the
> work to make all this happen in a previous review, centered around
> Neutron being the default in DevStack

That would be eversonice to see, so this is a great step forward to a
world of joy and happiness.

> - it just took me a long time 
> to understand what he did - and then shuffle some code around so that
> configuration that we needed at the gate didn't end up in DevStack, and
> instead would go into the Linux Bridge job configuration.
> You can see the results pretty clearly in this review:
> https://review.openstack.org/#/c/187235/
> When that patch is not applied, we fail all the tempest scenario tests.
> When we apply it, we pass all the tempest scenario tests.


> Anyway, I'm quite excited about the status of things, and also wanted to
> publicly thank Dr. Jens Rosenboom for the work that I borrowed
> from him.

Great job both of you!

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