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From Pierre-Luc Dion <pd...@cloudops.com>
Subject Re: [PROPOSE] EOL for supported OSes & Hypervisors
Date Fri, 12 Jan 2018 11:06:20 GMT
+1!

Do you think it would be the right page to also have debian version used by
the ssvm?

For the management-server section the cloudstack column would list the last
acs version tested on that OS?


Le 11 janv. 2018 12 h 53, "Will Stevens" <wstevens@cloudops.com> a écrit :

> I like this initiative.  I think this would be valuable to set an
> expectation around supportability.
>
> Cheers,
>
> *Will Stevens*
> CTO
>
> <https://goo.gl/NYZ8KK>
>
> On Thu, Jan 11, 2018 at 12:11 PM, Paul Angus <paul.angus@shapeblue.com>
> wrote:
>
> > I've cross-posted this as it ultimately effects users more than
> developers.
> >
> > I've created a wiki page with the EOL dates from the respective 'vendors'
> > of our main supported hypervisors and mgmt. server OSes.
> > I've taken End Of Life to be the end of 'mainstream' support i.e. the
> > point at which updates to packages will no longer be available.  And part
> > of the discussion should be whether this EOL date should be moved out to
> > consider end of security patching instead.
> >
> > https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/CLOUDSTACK/
> > WIP+-+UNOFFICIAL+-+PROPOSAL+-+EOL+Dates
> >
> > I would like to propose, that as part of the release notes for the
> > forthcoming 4.11 release and as a general announcement, that we declare
> > that:
> >
> >
> >   *   For any OSes/Hypervisors that are already EOL - we will no longer
> > test/support them from the first release after June 2018 (6 months from
> > now). And they will be removed from codebase (mainly the database) in the
> > first release after Sept 2018 (9 months from now).
> >   *   We set End Of Support dates and Removal from Code dates for the
> > remaining OSes/Hypervisors.  I propose that End Of Support should be the
> > first release after EOL from the vendor, with code removal taking place
> in
> > the first release which occurs after 6 months from 'vendor' EOL date.
> >
> > Thoughts please........
> >
> >
> > Kind regards,
> >
> > Paul Angus
> >
> >
> > paul.angus@shapeblue.com
> > www.shapeblue.com
> > 53 Chandos Place, Covent Garden, London  WC2N 4HSUK
> > @shapeblue
> >
> >
> >
> >
>

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