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Re: Heat application for incubation


On 07/16/2012 04:30 PM, Jay Pipes wrote:
> cc'ing the PPB mailing list...
> On 07/16/2012 06:25 PM, Steven Dake wrote:
>> Dear members of the Project Policy Board:
>> After four months of development on the Heat project[1], the developers
>> voted[2] to apply for incubation.  The developers feel Heat provides a
>> feature rich user experience and is stable enough for more general
>> evaluation by the OpenStack community.
>> We did watch the Ceilometer incubation proposal, and noted the fact that
>> the PPB would like projects to spend more time in initial development
>> before requesting incubation.  Still we feel our code is in great shape
>> and ready for evaluation.  As a result, we ask that the PPB take up our
>> application a few weeks after the Grizzly summit has completed,
>> providing more time for community evaluation.
>> In the meantime, the developers would be happy to answer any questions
>> the community or Project Policy board may have for us.
>> Our pending application can be viewed at:
>> http://wiki.openstack.org/Heat
> I will take a look at the proposal later on. However, I might point out
> that one of the things we asked Cinder to come up with was an easy
> public demo of their project. Perhaps you might want to work with Monty
> Taylor's team to put up an example working HEAT over OpenStack API
> domain on the stackforge.org domain? You could use the existing CI
> machines I'm sure for this kind of thing...
> Anyway, food for thought. :)


Thanks for forwarding on to the POC list.  I couldn't find the
subscription button for the list and read it was read-only in the list
archives (except for PPB members).

I'll speak with Monty and see if a runtime demo could work or makes
sense in the ci infrastructure.  In the interim I'll make a couple
screencast videos that show heat in action.


> Best,
> -jay
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