[openstack-dev] [ironic] [requirements] moving driver dependencies to global-requirements?

Mike Perez thingee at gmail.com
Tue Oct 31 16:30:06 UTC 2017

On 17:51 Oct 30, Dmitry Tantsur wrote:
> Hi all,
> So far driver requirements [1] have been managed outside of
> global-requirements. This was mostly necessary because some dependencies
> were not on PyPI. This is no longer the case, and I'd like to consider
> managing them just like any other dependencies. Pros:
> 1. making these dependencies (and their versions) more visible for packagers
> 2. following the same policies for regular and driver dependencies
> 3. ensuring co-installability of these dependencies with each other and with
> the remaining openstack
> 4. potentially using upper-constraints in 3rd party CI to test what
> packagers will probably package
> 5. we'll be able to finally create a tox job running unit tests with all
> these dependencies installed (FYI these often breaks in RDO CI)

I noticed Cinder is doing this with drivers, but in a different file:


Mike Perez
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