[openstack-dev] oaktree - a friendly end-user oriented API layer - anybody want to help?

Jeremy Stanley fungi at yuggoth.org
Mon Nov 21 21:54:13 UTC 2016

On 2016-11-21 15:12:45 -0500 (-0500), Zane Bitter wrote:
> (Also, the point of floating IPs with access to only the control plane is
> not so instances can access the control plane; it's so that the control
> plane can access the instances without everyone on the internet - or
> whatever other external network you might connect to - necessarily being
> able to do the same.)

Probably just my knee jerking over what seems like yet another
gratuitously unnecessary use of NAT here, but why not simply use
packet filtering (and if necessary, additional virtual NICs)?
Jeremy Stanley

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