[operators][cinder] driver removal policy update
rosmaita.fossdev at gmail.com
Wed Feb 19 20:47:48 UTC 2020
The Cinder driver removal policy has been updated .
Drivers eligible for removal, at the discretion of the team, may remain
in the code repository as long as they continue to pass OpenStack CI
testing. When such a driver blocks the CI check or gate, it will be
The intent of the policy revision is twofold. First, it gives vendors a
longer grace period in which to make the necessary changes to have their
drivers reinstated as ‘supported’. Second, keeping these drivers in-tree
longer should make life easier for operators who have deployed storage
backends with drivers that have been marked as ‘unsupported’.
Please see the full statement of the policy  for details.
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