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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 Thu, 22 May 2014 16:52:13 GMT
Added API issues we found through IAM feature in the wiki page created by
Demetrius: 
https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/CLOUDSTACK/API+changes

Thanks
-min

On 5/14/14 9:34 AM, "Min Chen" <min.chen@citrix.com> wrote:

>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+Identi
>>>t
>>>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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