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From David Nalley <da...@gnsa.us>
Subject Re: [DISCUSS] Issue with cloudmonkey-4.1.0-0 on pypi
Date Tue, 18 Jun 2013 15:08:57 GMT
On Mon, Jun 17, 2013 at 7:00 AM, Prasanna Santhanam <tsp@apache.org> wrote:
> On Sun, Jun 09, 2013 at 10:26:43AM -0400, David Nalley wrote:
>> On Sun, Jun 9, 2013 at 7:51 AM, Rohit Yadav <bhaisaab@apache.org> wrote:
>> > Hi,
>> >
>> > I was about to test CloudStack but the cloudmonkey-4.1.0-0 release on pypi
>> > does not bundle failsafe api cache so when I install it I don't get any api
>> > commands. The autodiscovery using sync is useful but only with the
>> > ApiDiscovery plugin which works only for 4.2 and later. For 4.1 and below I
>> > think we should, in that case, bundle the cache for all the apis. Or maybe
>> > just oss components/plugins?
>> >
>> > I'll wait for Chip and others to comment if we want to ship it as it is or
>> > bundle the cache against 4.1 release?
>> >
>> > Cheers.
>>
>> Honestly - this is exactly why I've been suggesting[1] that we break
>> CloudMonkey (and Marvin) out of the main repo and giving it it's own
>> lifecycle. It's far easier/faster to iterate cloudmonkey than all of
>> CloudStack and tying it to the slower lifecycle of ACS will continue
>> to trouble it IMO.
>>
>> --David
>>
>> [1] http://markmail.org/message/wir5vfawex3y22ot
>
> I haven't given breaking out the project much thought. But it's
> certainly a possibility:
>
> a) However, there are parts of the codebase (checkin tests) that depend
> on marvin.
>
> b) I need to come up with a easier way to update marvin across
> cloudstack providers to enable auto-upating marvin's libraries like
> cloudmonkey can. For this I've made a couple enhancements to
> apidiscovery but it's not in master yet and I don't have it fully
> figured out.
>
> Need some time to think through this.
>
> --
> Prasanna.,
>
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OK - are your concerns CM-related? or Marvin only?

Any problems I am not seeing with breaking out CloudMonkey?

Anyone else have concerns here about breaking out CloudMonkey?

--David

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