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[Merge] lp:~smoser/cloud-init/trunk.disable_pollinate into lp:cloud-init
The proposal to merge lp:~smoser/cloud-init/trunk.disable_pollinate into lp:cloud-init has been updated.
Commit Message changed to:
No longer run pollinate by default in seed_random
The user can still choose to run pollinate here to seed their
random data. And in an environment with network datasource, that
would be expected to work. However, we do not want to run it any
more from cloud-init because
a.) pollinate's own init system jobs should get it ran before ssh,
which is the primary purpose of wanting cloud-init to run it.
b.) with a local datasource, there is no network guarantee when
init_modules run, so pollinate -q would often cause issues then.
c.) cloud-init would run pollinate and log the failure causing
many cloud-init specific failures that it could do nothing about.
For more details, see:
Your team cloud init development team is requested to review the proposed merge of lp:~smoser/cloud-init/trunk.disable_pollinate into lp:cloud-init.