[openstack-dev] [neutron] Testing Neutron with latest OVS

Russell Bryant rbryant at redhat.com
Fri Jan 15 14:51:57 UTC 2016

On 01/14/2016 08:04 PM, Jeremy Stanley wrote:
> On 2016-01-14 22:14:09 +0000 (+0000), Sean M. Collins wrote:
> [...]
>> The problem we have is - most operators are using Ubuntu according to
>> the user survey. Most likely they are using LTS releases. We already get
>> flack for our pace of releases and our release lifecycle duration, so
>> if we were to move off LTS for our gate, we would be pushing operators
>> to move to more frequent upgrades for their base operating system. Maybe
>> that's a discussion that needs to be had, but it will be contentious.
> As a point of reference, the OpenStack Infrastructure team only uses
> LTS distro releases to run production systems. We've also got a
> modest sized OpenStack deployment on its way to production, again on
> an LTS distro release. I agree that releasing server software which
> is only well tested on "desktop" pace distro releases would be a
> serious misstep for the project.

but are most people using that LTS release with cloud-archive enabled?

Russell Bryant

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