[Openstack-operators] [openstack-dev] [neutron] - deprecation of max_fixed_ips_per_port

Russell Bryant rbryant at redhat.com
Sun Oct 4 10:27:24 UTC 2015

On 10/02/2015 07:25 PM, Kevin Benton wrote:
> Hi,
> There is an option in Neutron called max_fixed_ips_per_port that limits
> the number of IP addresses that can be assigned to each port. It doesn't
> appear to have a clear use case since we prevent users from setting IPs
> on ports attached to networks they don't own (shared networks). I have
> filed a bug[1] to deprecate it for removal in N.
> If you have a use case for max_fixed_ips_per_port that I am missing,
> please provide feedback on the bug report.
> 1. https://bugs.launchpad.net/neutron/+bug/1502356


Another problem I see with this is that it doesn't seem to be
discoverable by a user.  I think resource limits should be discoverable
in the API (like quotas are).

Russell Bryant

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