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From Chip Childers <chipchild...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [DISCUSS] Announcement draft for CloudMonkey 5.2.0 release
Date Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:31:26 GMT
Tweet sent from @CloudStack as well.

Rohit, Sally sent to announce@apache.org...  you should send to
announce@cloudstack.apache.org + the other lists...  Don't forget
users-cn@cs.a.o!

On Thu, Aug 28, 2014 at 9:25 AM, Sally Khudairi <sallykhudairi@yahoo.com> wrote:
> Thanks, Rohit.
>
> If you can please send to the other lists, that would be fantastic!
>
> Warmly,
> Sally
>
>
> ________________________________
> From: Rohit Yadav <rohit.yadav@shapeblue.com>
> To: Sally Khudairi <sallykhudairi@yahoo.com>
> Cc: "marketing@cloudstack.apache.org" <marketing@cloudstack.apache.org>;
> Chip Childers <chipchilders@apache.org>; David Nalley <david@gnsa.us>; Joe
> Brockmeier <jzb@zonker.net>
> Sent: Thursday, 28 August 2014, 7:37
>
> Subject: Re: [DISCUSS] Announcement draft for CloudMonkey 5.2.0 release
>
> Thank you Sally!
>
> Would like to send the announcement email on dev, user and other mailing
> lists, or should I do it?
>
> Regards.
>
> On 28-Aug-2014, at 1:04 pm, Sally Khudairi <sallykhudairi@yahoo.com> wrote:
>
>> Thanks, Rohit & CloudStack community.
>>
>> We are live at http://s.apache.org/SHg , announce@apache.org, and our
>> dedicated media/analyst list.
>>
>> This will appear on the CloudStack Twitter feed later today as well.
>>
>> I appreciate everyone's help with getting this announcement out!
>>
>> Congratulations on reaching this milestone.
>>
>> Cheers,
>> Sally
>>
>>
>> ----- Original Message -----
>>> From: Rohit Yadav <rohit.yadav@shapeblue.com>
>>> To: Sally Khudairi <sallykhudairi@yahoo.com>
>>> Cc: "marketing@cloudstack.apache.org" <marketing@cloudstack.apache.org>;
>>> Chip Childers <chipchilders@apache.org>; David Nalley <david@gnsa.us>;
Joe
>>> Brockmeier <jzb@zonker.net>
>>> Sent: Thursday, 28 August 2014, 2:49
>>> Subject: Re: [DISCUSS] Announcement draft for CloudMonkey 5.2.0 release
>>>
>>> T hank you Sally for this, I already see that you found the issue with
>>> the url:
>>> http://pythonhosted.org/cloudmonkey (all lowercase).
>>>
>>> Go ahead with the post. Thanks.
>>>
>>> Regards.
>>>
>>> On 27-Aug-2014, at 6:25 pm, Sally Khudairi <sallykhudairi@yahoo.com>
>>> wrote:
>>>
>>>> As promised, the close-to-final draft is below.
>>>>
>>>> I haven't received any other comments today (aside from Rohit's).
>>> If anyone has additions/corrections, please forward by 5PM ET today. I'd
>>> like to issue tomorrow morning at 7AM ET.
>>>>
>>>> Thanking you in advance,
>>>> Sally
>>>>
>>>> = = =
>>>>
>>>> Announcing Apache™ CloudMonkey™ v5.2.0
>>>>
>>>> Command Line Interface Tool Simplifies Apache CloudStack Configuration
>>>> and
>>> Management
>>>>
>>>> 28 August 2014 —Apache CloudStack, the mature, turnkey Open Source cloud
>>> computing software platform used for creating private, public, and hybrid
>>> cloud
>>> environments, today announced Apache
>>>> CloudMonkey v5.2.0, the latest feature release of its command line
>>> interface tool.
>>>>
>>>> CloudMonkey is written in Python, and can be used both as an interactive
>>> shell and as a command line tool that simplifies CloudStack configuration
>>> and
>>> management.
>>>>
>>>> Apache CloudMonkey v5.2.0 is the latest feature release of the 5.x line
>>> that was first released in September 2013. Some of the new features and
>>> changes
>>> include:
>>>>
>>>> - Multiple server profiles where users can use CloudMonkey against
>>> different CloudStack management servers and switch between them using a
>>> profile
>>> option;
>>>> - A default profile under the section [local] is added with default
>>>> values;
>>>> - Some bugfixes related to network requests, error handling, JSON
>>>> decoding
>>> and shell interactivity;
>>>> - Every time 'set' is called, CloudMonkey will write the config and
>>> reload config file;
>>>> - Configuration options 'protocol', 'host', 'port',
>>> 'path' are deprecated now but setting them is still allowed which sets a
>>> single "url" option, in the config file the [server] section is
>>> deprecated now and CloudMonkey won’t read values from this section
>>> anymore but
>>> instead read from current server profile;
>>>> - Missing key/values are automatically set with defaults by CloudMonkey;
>>>> - During installation and upgrades, it will detect the platform to
>>>> install
>>> either pyreadline (Windows) or readline (OSX and Linux);
>>>>
>>>> Downloads and Documentation
>>>> The official source code for CloudMonkey v5.2.0 can be downloaded from
>>> http://cloudstack.apache.org/downloads.html. A community-maintained
>>> distribution
>>> is available at the Python Package Index (PyPi) at
>>> http://pypi.python.org/pypi/CloudMonkey/
>>>>
>>>> CloudMonkey's usage is documented at
>>>
>>> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/CLOUDSTACK/CloudStack+CloudMonkey+CLI
>>>> Package documentation can be found at
>>>> http://pythonhosted.org/CloudMonkey
>>>>
>>>> Availability and Oversight
>>>> As with all Apache products, CloudMonkey is released under the Apache
>>> License v2.0, and is overseen by a self-selected team of active
>>> contributors to
>>> the project.  The Apache CloudStack Project Management Committee (PMC)
>>> guides
>>> the Project's day-to-day operations, including community development and
>>> product releases.
>>>>
>>>> About Apache CloudStack
>>>> Apache CloudStack is a mature, turnkey integrated
>>> Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) Open Source software platform that
>>> allows
>>> users to build feature-rich public and private cloud environments. Hailed
>>> by
>>> Gartner Group as "a solid product", CloudStack includes an intuitive
>>> user interface and rich APIs for managing the compute, networking,
>>> software, and
>>> storage infrastructure resources. CloudStack entered the Apache Incubator
>>> in
>>> April 2012 and became an Apache Top-level Project in March 2013. For
>>> downloads,
>>> documentation, and ways to become involved with Apache CloudStack, visit
>>> http://cloudstack.apache.org/ and https://twitter.com/CloudStack
>>>>
>>>> # # #
>>>>
>>>> © The Apache Software Foundation. "Apache",
>>> "CloudStack", "Apache CloudStack", "CloudMonkey",
>>> "Apache CloudMonkey", the Apache CloudStack logo, and the Apache
>>> CloudStack Cloud Monkey logo are registered trademarks or trademarks of
>>> The
>>> Apache Software Foundation. All other brands and trademarks are the
>>> property of
>>> their respective owners.
>>>>
>>>> Contacts
>>>> Apache CloudStack
>>>> [FULL NAME]
>>>> [telephone number with country code]
>>>> marketing@cloudstack.apache.org
>>>>
>>>> The Apache Software Foundation
>>>> Sally Khudairi
>>>> +1 617 921 8656
>>>> press@apache.org
>>>>
>>>> From: Sally Khudairi <sallykhudairi@yahoo.com>
>>>> To: Rohit Yadav <rohit.yadav@shapeblue.com>
>>>> Cc: "marketing@cloudstack.apache.org"
>>> <marketing@cloudstack.apache.org>; Chip Childers
>>> <chipchilders@apache.org>; David Nalley <david@gnsa.us>; Joe
>>> Brockmeier <jzb@zonker.net>
>>>> Sent: Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 8:49
>>>> Subject: Re: [DISCUSS] Announcement draft for CloudMonkey 5.2.0 release
>>>>
>>>> Thanks, Rohit.
>>>>
>>>> I'll incorporate the changes as well as any others that come in over
>>> the next 4 hours, then will send the revised draft over.
>>>>
>>>> -Sally
>>>>
>>>> [From the mobile; please excuse spelling/spacing errors and brevity]
>>>>
>>>> ----- Reply message -----
>>>> From: "Rohit Yadav" <rohit.yadav@shapeblue.com>
>>>> To: "Sally Khudairi" <sallykhudairi@yahoo.com>
>>>> Cc: "marketing@cloudstack.apache.org"
>>> <marketing@cloudstack.apache.org>, "Chip Childers"
>>> <chipchilders@apache.org>, "David Nalley" <david@gnsa.us>,
>>> "Joe Brockmeier" <jzb@zonker.net>
>>>> Subject: [DISCUSS] Announcement draft for CloudMonkey 5.2.0 release
>>>> Date: Wed, Aug 27, 2014 08:40
>>>>
>>>> Hi Sally thanks for returning with the draft quickly.
>>>>
>>>> Please find my comments in-line;
>>>>
>>>> On 27-Aug-2014, at 2:24 am, Sally Khudairi <sallykhudairi@yahoo.com>
>>> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> Hello everyone --as promised, the draft (thus far) is below.
>>>>>
>>>>> Please forward any comments/corrections/additions no later than 5PM ET
>>> tomorrow (Wednesday), so we can announce at 7AM ET on Thursday.
>>>>>
>>>>> Many kind thanks,
>>>>> Sally
>>>>>
>>>>> = = =
>>>>>
>>>>> Announcing Apache™ CloudMonkey™ v5.2
>>>>
>>>> v5.2.0 or just “5.2.0"
>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> Command Line Interface Tool Simplifies Apache CloudStack Configuration
>>> and Management
>>>>>
>>>>> 28 August 2014 —Apache CloudStack, the mature, turnkey Open Source
>>> cloud computing software platform used for creating private, public, and
>>> hybrid
>>> cloud environments, today announced Apache
>>>>> CloudMonkey v5.1.0, the latest feature release of its command line
>>> interface tool.
>>>>
>>>> v5.2.0
>>>>
>>>>> CloudMonkey is written in Python, and can be used both as an
>>> interactive shell and as a command line tool that simplifies CloudStack
>>> configuration and management.
>>>>>
>>>>> Apache CloudMonkey v5.2.0 is the latest feature release of the 5.x
>>> line that was first released in September 2013. Some of the new features
>>> and
>>> changes include:
>>>>>
>>>>> - Multiple server profiles where users can use CloudMonkey against
>>> different CloudStack management servers and switch between them using a
>>> profile
>>> option;
>>>>> - A default profile under the section [local] is added with default
>>> values;
>>>>> - Some bugfixes related to network requests, error handling, JSON
>>> decoding and shell interactivity;
>>>>> - Every time 'set' is called, CloudMonkey will write the
>>> config and reload config file;
>>>>> - Configuration options 'protocol', 'host',
>>> 'port', 'path' are deprecated now but setting them is still
>>> allowed which sets a single "url" option, in the config file the
>>> [server] section is deprecated now and CloudMonkey won’t read values from
>>> this
>>> section anymore but instead read from currently selected server profile;
>>>>
>>>> currently selected -> current
>>>>
>>>>> - Missing key/values are automatically set with defaults by
>>> CloudMonkey;
>>>>> - During installation and upgrades, it will detect the platform to
>>> install either pyreadline (Windows) or readline (OSX and Linux);
>>>>
>>>> Please check and fix any other grammar, spelling issues.
>>>>
>>>>> Downloads and Documentation
>>>>> The official source code for CloudMonkey v5.2.0 can be downloaded from
>>>> http://cloudstack.apache.org/downloads.html. A community-maintained
>>> distribution is available at the Python Package Index (PyPi) at
>>> http://pypi.python.org/pypi/CloudMonkey/
>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> CloudMonkey's usage is documented at
>>>>
>>>
>>> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/CLOUDSTACK/CloudStack+CloudMonkey+CLI
>>>>
>>>>> Package documentation can be found at
>>>> http://pythonhosted.org/CloudMonkey
>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> Availability and Oversight
>>>>> As with all Apache products, CloudMonkey is released under the Apache
>>> License v2.0, and is overseen by a self-selected team of active
>>> contributors to
>>> the project.  The Apache CloudStack Project Management Committee (PMC)
>>> guides
>>> the Project's day-to-day operations, including community development and
>>> product releases.
>>>>>
>>>>> About Apache CloudStack
>>>>> Apache CloudStack is a mature, turnkey integrated
>>> Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) Open Source software platform that
>>> allows
>>> users to build feature-rich public and private cloud environments. Hailed
>>> by
>>> Gartner Group as "a solid product", CloudStack includes an intuitive
>>> user interface and rich APIs for managing the compute, networking,
>>> software, and
>>> storage infrastructure resources. CloudStack entered the Apache Incubator
>>> in
>>> April 2012 and became an Apache Top-level Project in March 2013. For
>>> downloads,
>>> documentation, and ways to become involved with Apache CloudStack, visit
>>>> http://cloudstack.apache.org/ and https://twitter.com/CloudStack
>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Rest looks alright. Thanks for the draft.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>> # # #
>>>>>
>>>>> © The Apache Software Foundation. "Apache",
>>> "CloudStack", "Apache CloudStack", "CloudMonkey",
>>> "Apache CloudMonkey", the Apache CloudStack logo, and the Apache
>>> CloudStack Cloud Monkey logo are registered trademarks or trademarks of
>>> The
>>> Apache Software Foundation. All other brands and trademarks are the
>>> property of
>>> their respective owners.
>>>>>
>>>>> Contacts
>>>>> Apache CloudStack
>>>>> [FULL NAME]
>>>>> [telephone number with country code]
>>>>> marketing@cloudstack.apache.org
>>>>>
>>>>> The Apache Software Foundation
>>>>> Sally Khudairi
>>>>> +1 617 921 8656
>>>>> press@apache.org
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> From: Rohit Yadav <rohit.yadav@shapeblue.com>
>>>>> To: "marketing@cloudstack.apache.org"
>>> <marketing@cloudstack.apache.org>
>>>>> Sent: Tuesday, 26 August 2014, 9:36
>>>>> Subject: Re: [DISCUSS] Announcement draft for CloudMonkey 5.2.0
>>> release
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> On 26-Aug-2014, at 3:30 pm, Joe Brockmeier <jzb@zonker.net>
>>> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> On Tue, Aug 26, 2014, at 08:11 AM, Rohit Yadav wrote:
>>>>>>> In this paragraph, I meant to refer the command line tool
>>> users can use.
>>>>>>> Advise if we should just call it “CloudMonkey” from now
>>> onwards if this
>>>>>>> would be less confusing?
>>>>>>
>>>>>> So - in documentation, I think you'd be right to use
>>> "cloudmonkey" but
>>>>>> I'd also use <code> or whatever to call out "hey,
>>> I'm talking about a
>>>>>> command/utility here." I find it a bit confusing in an
>>> announcement.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> In other words, I'm going to cowardly refuse to say either
>>> way is wrong,
>>>>>> but my style instincts say "CloudMonkey" throughout.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Thanks again for writing it up - if I get a chance + the thread
>>> is still
>>>>>> open, I'll try to review + vote today.
>>>>>
>>>>> Alright, with you on this let’s call it “CloudMonkey” in most places.
>>>>>
>>>>> The voting thread closed as the vote passed but thanks for your
>>> review.
>>>>>
>>>>> Regards,
>>>>>
>>>>> Rohit Yadav
>>>>>
>>>>> Software Architect, ShapeBlue
>>>>> M. +41 779015219 | rohit.yadav@shapeblue.com
>>>>> Blog: bhaisaab.org | Twitter: @_bhaisaab
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
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>>>>
>>>> Regards,
>>>> Rohit Yadav
>>>> Software Architect, ShapeBlue
>>>> M. +41 779015219 | rohit.yadav@shapeblue.com
>>>> Blog: bhaisaab.org | Twitter: @_bhaisaab
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Find out more about ShapeBlue and our range of CloudStack related
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>>>>
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>>>>>
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>>>>>
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>>> Blue Brasil Consultoria Ltda is a company incorporated in Brasil and is
>>> operated
>>> under license from Shape Blue Ltd. ShapeBlue SA Pty Ltd is a company
>>> registered
>>> by The Republic of South Africa and is traded under license from Shape
>>> Blue Ltd.
>>> ShapeBlue is a registered trademark.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>> Regards,
>>> Rohit Yadav
>>> Software Architect, ShapeBlue
>>> M. +41 779015219 | rohit.yadav@shapeblue.com
>>> Blog: bhaisaab.org | Twitter: @_bhaisaab
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Find out more about ShapeBlue and our range of CloudStack related
>>> services
>>>
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>>> Shape
>>> Blue Ltd. ShapeBlue SA Pty Ltd is a company registered by The Republic of
>>> South
>>> Africa and is traded under license from Shape Blue Ltd. ShapeBlue is a
>>> registered trademark.
>>>
>
> Regards,
> Rohit Yadav
> Software Architect, ShapeBlue
> M. +41 779015219 | rohit.yadav@shapeblue.com
> Blog: bhaisaab.org | Twitter: @_bhaisaab
>
>
>
> Find out more about ShapeBlue and our range of CloudStack related services
>
> IaaS Cloud Design &
> Build<http://shapeblue.com/iaas-cloud-design-and-build//>
> CSForge – rapid IaaS deployment framework<http://shapeblue.com/csforge/>
> CloudStack Consulting<http://shapeblue.com/cloudstack-consultancy/>
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>
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> company registered by The Republic of South Africa and is traded under
> license from Shape Blue Ltd. ShapeBlue is a registered trademark.
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