[openstack-dev] [nova] Centralize Configuration: ignore service list for newton

Chris Dent cdent+os at anticdent.org
Fri May 20 11:15:25 UTC 2016

On Fri, 20 May 2016, John Garbutt wrote:

> I have been thinking about a possible future replacement. Two separate
> sample configuration files, one for the Compute node, and one for
> non-compute nodes (i.e. "controller" nodes). The reason for this
> split, is our move towards removing sensitive credentials from compute
> nodes, etc. Over time, we could prove the split in gate testing, where
> we look for conf options accessed by computes that shouldn't be, and
> v.v.

<blue sky>
That would be marvelous and would be a nice step in the direction of
making the compute node more independent. Truly long term it would
be great for reducing cognitive load and increasing contractual
boundaries and strength if nova-compute were in its own repo.
</blue sky>

/me dances away from the pragmatists

> Does that sound like a good plan? If so, I can write this up in a wiki page.


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