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From Chip Childers <chip.child...@sungard.com>
Subject Re: Adding support for XenServer 6.1 and Storage XenMotion
Date Thu, 13 Dec 2012 14:34:33 GMT
On Wed, Dec 5, 2012 at 12:38 AM, Devdeep Singh <devdeep.singh@citrix.com> wrote:
>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: David Nalley [mailto:david@gnsa.us]
>> Sent: Tuesday, December 04, 2012 9:44 PM
>> To: cloudstack-dev@incubator.apache.org
>> Subject: Re: Adding support for XenServer 6.1 and Storage XenMotion
>>
>> > 2. Update the java bindings that are used by CloudStack for making xapi calls.
>> The current bindings are present under deps/XenServerJava in source tree.
>> They need to be updated for getting the new apis that have been added for
>> supporting storage xenmotion. CloudStack has made customizations to these
>> bindings to address certain issues. They'll also be ported.
>>
>> Hi Devdeep:
>>
>> Thanks for starting this discussion early.
>> In your plans to update the java bindings for XS, are you talking a forklift (e.g.
>> remove the existing bindings, replace it with a new version and then patch the
>> new version?)
>>
>> Any chance we could get the customizations upstreamed and then merely
>> rely on the package as a dependency rather than actually carrying the source
>> and building it each time?
>>
>> --David
>
> Hi David,
>
> Yes, my plan was to replace the bindings with the new version and then to patch
> the new version.
>
> We had asked the Xenserver team to upstream the customizations. I'll follow up
> with them and find out what their plans are around it.
>
> Regards,
> Devdeep
>

Hi Devdeep!

I'm looking at the set of 3 review requests you sent in, and wondering
if you have any update on upstreaming the CS patch?  I'll look at the
reviews themselves, but I don't want us to lose sight of seeing if we
can avoid having these source files in our repo!

-chip

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