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From Mike Tutkowski <mike.tutkow...@solidfire.com>
Subject Re: Resetting a VM is broken?
Date Tue, 25 Mar 2014 21:04:04 GMT
Cancel this e-mail here! :)

I somehow read Recycle when it clearly says Recover.


On Tue, Mar 25, 2014 at 2:20 PM, Mike Tutkowski <
mike.tutkowski@solidfire.com> wrote:

> Hi,
>
> I noticed today while running a VMware environment (although that probably
> doesn't matter) that when I destroyed, but did not expunge, a VM, I was
> given the option to later expunge it (expected) or recycle it (un-expected).
>
> I wonder if we mean to let the user restore the VM (i.e. un-destroy it)
> instead of recycle it (i.e. create a new root disk for the VM)?
>
> Thanks,
> Mike
>
>
> On Thu, Mar 20, 2014 at 3:47 PM, Mike Tutkowski <
> mike.tutkowski@solidfire.com> wrote:
>
>> Right...that would be great, as well.
>>
>>
>> On Thu, Mar 20, 2014 at 3:45 PM, Jessica Wang <Jessica.Wang@citrix.com>wrote:
>>
>>>  Also:
>>>
>>> (3) Change Reinstall icon to use a 'recycle' symbol, to avoid confusion
>>> w/ reboot VM
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> *From:* Mike Tutkowski [mailto:mike.tutkowski@solidfire.com]
>>> *Sent:* Thursday, March 20, 2014 2:43 PM
>>> *To:* Jessica Wang
>>> *Cc:* Brian Federle; nux@li.nux.ro; dev@cloudstack.apache.org;
>>> Harikrishna Patnala; Alena Prokharchyk; Stephen Turner
>>>
>>> *Subject:* Re: Resetting a VM is broken?
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Works for me. Thanks!
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> On Thu, Mar 20, 2014 at 3:41 PM, Jessica Wang <Jessica.Wang@citrix.com>
>>> wrote:
>>>
>>> So, we'll change UI to:
>>>
>>> (1) Label the action icon that fires recoverVirtualMachine API as
>>> "Recover".
>>>     Label the action icon that fires restoreVirtualMachine API as
>>> "Reinstall".
>>>
>>> (2) change text in confirmation dialog of Reinstall action as:
>>> "The VM will be reinstalled from template, all current data will be
>>> lost, proceed with caution! Extra data volumes, if any, will not be
>>> touched."
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: Nux! [mailto:nux@li.nux.ro]
>>> Sent: Thursday, March 20, 2014 2:04 PM
>>> To: dev@cloudstack.apache.org
>>> Subject: Re: Resetting a VM is broken?
>>>
>>> On 20.03.2014 20:54, Mike Tutkowski wrote:
>>> > The only technicality is that data on data disks won't be lost (just
>>> > the
>>> > root disk).
>>>
>>> Yes, that is true, we can add something like: "Extra data volumes, if
>>> any, will not be touched."
>>>
>>> HTH
>>>
>>> --
>>> Sent from the Delta quadrant using Borg technology!
>>>
>>> Nux!
>>> www.nux.ro
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> --
>>> *Mike Tutkowski*
>>>
>>> *Senior CloudStack Developer, SolidFire Inc.*
>>>
>>> e: mike.tutkowski@solidfire.com
>>>
>>> o: 303.746.7302
>>>
>>> Advancing the way the world uses the cloud<http://solidfire.com/solution/overview/?video=play>
>>> *(tm)*
>>>
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> *Mike Tutkowski*
>> *Senior CloudStack Developer, SolidFire Inc.*
>> e: mike.tutkowski@solidfire.com
>> o: 303.746.7302
>> Advancing the way the world uses the cloud<http://solidfire.com/solution/overview/?video=play>
>> *(tm)*
>>
>
>
>
> --
> *Mike Tutkowski*
> *Senior CloudStack Developer, SolidFire Inc.*
> e: mike.tutkowski@solidfire.com
> o: 303.746.7302
> Advancing the way the world uses the cloud<http://solidfire.com/solution/overview/?video=play>
> *(tm)*
>



-- 
*Mike Tutkowski*
*Senior CloudStack Developer, SolidFire Inc.*
e: mike.tutkowski@solidfire.com
o: 303.746.7302
Advancing the way the world uses the
cloud<http://solidfire.com/solution/overview/?video=play>
*(tm)*

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