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Re: [DEVSTACK] officialize it!


I think having a session on devstack at the summit would be valuable.

I'm still torn on it being python vs. bash because I see
non-developers using it all the time because they can take snippets of
the shell script and use it.


On Mon, Feb 6, 2012 at 10:29 AM, Joshua Harlow <harlowja@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi all,
> Over the weekend I was thinking (I know a first, haha).
> I was wondering if the community could elevate devstack to a "official"
> openstack project, instead of being a "unofficial project". Since it seems
> like pretty much every developer (and even CI) is either depending on the
> shell script or the python script, so the unofficial wording seems
> incorrect. Hopefully we can have that happen and have this "official"
> project focus on just a developer setup script (imho the python version,
> since it fits in with the whole python model every other component is using
> and allows for features the shell script is not doing, multi-distro support,
> starting, stopping, uninstalling, object oriented design, to name a few...)
> of the openstack components (and not dive into the scripts that are showing
> up), ie leave that to 3rd party websites.
> What does everyone think?
> Maybe this can happen after essex?
> -Josh
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