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From Min Chen <min.c...@citrix.com>
Subject Re: [ACS5.0] IAM feature postponed from 4.4 to 5.0?
Date Wed, 14 May 2014 16:34:10 GMT
Thanks Daan. Yes, I saw that there is another thread about putting an API
request for 5.0 api. Once we are done with this disabling, we will put the
issues we have found with current API in that wiki page to take into
consideration when we design the new API.

-min

On 5/14/14 12:12 AM, "Daan Hoogland" <daan.hoogland@gmail.com> wrote:

>Min,
>
>I think everybody knows I am all for less features per release. I
>don't think you are making a bad call, per se. I do think we should
>consider if we can come up with a total picture of what 5.x would
>require af the api, though. Can you add to the discussion what it is
>that is keeping you from implementing. And what requirements you have
>for the 5.0 api so we can start devising the architectural guidelines
>for the new api. more and more calls for a 5.0 are coming up lately so
>let's move forward. (changing title)
>
>On Wed, May 14, 2014 at 1:53 AM, Min Chen <min.chen@citrix.com> wrote:
>> Hi All,
>>
>> In the past several weeks, QA has done some testing on IAM feature and
>>found
>> several backward-compatibility issues. Even though Prachi and I have
>>tried
>> our best to fix bugs to maintain backward compatibility, we realized
>>that in
>> order to support true IAM model documented in our FS
>> 
>>https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/CLOUDSTACK/CloudStack+Identit
>>y+and+Access+Management+%28IAM%29+Plugin,
>> we will have to make several API changes that will require us to
>>increment
>> CloudStack major version.
>> Therefore we think that IAM feature is not ready for ACS 4.4 release,
>>and we
>> would like to propose to disable it in 4.4 branch and re-enable it later
>> when community decides to go for 5.x.
>>
>> Thanks
>> -min
>
>
>
>-- 
>Daan


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