[openstack-dev] [Neutron][IPv6] Prefix delegation and user facing API thoughts

John Davidge (jodavidg) jodavidg at cisco.com
Mon Mar 23 19:24:52 UTC 2015

Following discussion on IRC, a patch is now up to add this config option.
Reviews appreciated.




On 23/03/2015 18:11, "Carl Baldwin" <carl at ecbaldwin.net> wrote:

>On Mon, Mar 23, 2015 at 12:04 PM, John Davidge (jodavidg)
><jodavidg at cisco.com> wrote:
>> The above blueprint outlines an admin-configurable global default pool
>> be used in the case of a user calling subnet-create without specifying a
>> CIDR or subnet-pool ID. If the OpenStack environment has been made
>> PD-capable by the operator (a PD-server has been setup), this default
>> could be set in such a way to indicate that PD should be used. This
>> give the user a hassle-free workflow and avoids overloading api
>> attributes. It also has the added benefit of not allowing the user to
>> request a PD-defined CIDR in an environment that isn¹t PD-capable.
>Thank you for bringing up this default.  This was indeed specified in
>the BP for this purpose.  However, it is a loose end which we need to
>tied up.  It should be easy to add the code to enable setting this
>default.  We also need to be sure that our subnet pool code properly
>ignores this pool id.
>Ping me on IRC and we can coordinate this.
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