[openstack-dev] [all] FYI - dropping non RabbitMQ support in devstack

Thomas Goirand zigo at debian.org
Mon Jun 22 16:42:35 UTC 2015

On 06/16/2015 03:22 PM, Sean Dague wrote:
> FYI,
> One of the things that came out of the summit for Devstack plans going
> forward is to trim it back to something more opinionated and remove a
> bunch of low use optionality in the process.
> One of those branches to be trimmed is all the support for things beyond
> RabbitMQ in the rpc layer. RabbitMQ is what's used by 95%+ of our
> community, that's what the development environment should focus on.
> The patch to remove all of this is here -
> https://review.openstack.org/#/c/192154/. Expect this to merge by the
> end of the month. If people are interested in non RabbitMQ external
> plugins, now is the time to start writing them. The oslo.messaging team
> already moved their functional test installation for alternative
> platforms off of devstack, so this should impact a very small number of
> people.
> 	-Sean

I agree with this, if and only if, we also remove Qpid and such from
itoslo.messaging. It doesn't make sense if we only go half of the way,
and only remove it from Devstack.


Thomas Goirand (zigo)

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