[cinder] python-cinderclient: API v2 support removed in Wallaby

Brian Rosmaita rosmaita.fossdev at gmail.com
Wed Nov 18 20:03:44 UTC 2020

Having heard no adverse comments about this proposal, the Cinder team 
plans to remove Block Storage API v2 support from the 
python-cinderclient during the current development cycle.


On 11/12/20 9:57 AM, Brian Rosmaita wrote:
> As announced previously on this mailing list [0], at yesterday's Cinder 
> meeting the Cinder team discussed the timeline for removing Block 
> Storage API v2 support from the python-cinderclient.  The Block Storage 
> API v2, which has been deprecated since Pike, will not be present in the 
> OpenStack Wallaby release.
> The team decided not to delay removing Block Storage API v2 support from 
> the python-cinderclient.  Thus, v2 support will *not* be available in 
> the Wallaby python-cinderclient.
> Given the long deprecation period, we trust that this will not adversely 
> impact too many users.  We point out that microversion 3.0 of the Block 
> Storage API v3 is functionally identical to v2; thus scripts that rely 
> on v2 responses should continue to work with minimal changes.  We also 
> point out that v3 has been available since Mitaka and has reached 
> microversion 3.62 with the Victoria release; thus it may be worth 
> re-examining such scripts to see what functionality you are missing out on.
> This email serves both as an announcement and a final call for comments 
> about this proposal.  Please reply to this email thread with any 
> comments before next week's Cinder meeting (Wednesday 18 November 2020).
> Thank you,
> brian
> [0] 
> http://lists.openstack.org/pipermail/openstack-discuss/2020-November/018531.html 

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