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Yesterday, in we actually reached consensus - well, 7/10 for and noone against - doing 1 cycle backwards compatibility in Oslo. That means that after we release a thing, ...

asked Apr 29, 2016 in openstack-dev
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Thanks everyone for coming to the backwards compat for clients and libraries session. Here are the things I think we agreed on: - clients need to talk to all versions of openstack clouds - oslo libraries already do need to do backwards ...

asked Apr 26, 2016 in openstack-dev
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Hi everyone - I'm not submitting my hat for the ring this cycle - I think its important we both share the work, and bring more folk up into the position of having-been-on-the-TC. I promise to still hold strong opinions weakly, and to ...

asked Mar 31, 2016 in openstack-dev
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We've just had a mass gate breakage due to go through, so I thought I'd try to get ahead of anyone trying this again. unittest.mock in the stdlib is not static, it evolves over time. We're currently ...

asked Feb 11, 2016 in openstack-dev
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Hey, so I'd like to propose Sachi - one of my HPE colleages who has been helping out with pbr for a while now, for oslo core. pbr is pretty quiet as you know, so its a bit hard to assess her work based on reviews done - but I think her ...

asked Jan 25, 2016 in openstack-dev
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asked Dec 9, 2015 in openstack-dev
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As I'm sure you are aware, OpenStack has done its last Python 2.6 compatible release, and the test infrastructure is being unwound rapidly. We've one special case in the projects we manage - pbr - and I'm trying to see if there is going to ...

asked Dec 2, 2015 in openstack-operators
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Hi, so pbr has some glue that revolves around running sphinx, and it got messy and broken with Sphinx 1.3. Its been broken in a subtle way since then - warnerrors has no effect, and previous attempts to get it working have broken things in ...

asked Nov 25, 2015 in openstack-dev
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Hi, at the summit we had a big session on distributed lock managers (DLMs). I'd just like to highlight the conclusions we came to in the session ( ) Firstly OpenStack projects that ...

asked Nov 3, 2015 in openstack-dev
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Hi, so pip 8 is going to drop support for Python 3.2; setuptools 19 will drop support for it too. This implies either pinning pip and setuptools in CI, or dropping support for 3.2 in things where CI depends on those tools. I know we don't ...

asked Oct 22, 2015 in openstack-dev
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This is a bugbear that keeps cropping up and biting us. I'm hoping we can figure out a permanent fix. The problem that occurs is the result of a few interacting things: - requests has very very specific versions of urllib3 it works with. So ...

asked Oct 9, 2015 in openstack-dev
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I proposed (to the openstack-dev mailing list) about 7 months back that we should run a developer survey, which got a positive reaction. I haven't followed up and actioned this for a few reasons. Firstly, there was some academic ...

asked Oct 6, 2015 in openstack-foundation
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Currently we don't provide specific guidance on what should happen when the only changes in a project are dependency changes and a release is made. The releases team has been treating a dependency change as 'feature' rather than 'bugfix' in ...

asked Sep 22, 2015 in openstack-dev
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Some of you may have noticed weird failures from testr running tests on Python 3.4. The cause seems to be eventlet monkey_patching. I've filed to get some discussion about this. In the interim ...

asked Sep 21, 2015 in openstack-dev
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Constraint updates are still failing: you can see this on or more generally ...

asked Sep 21, 2015 in openstack-dev
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I know this is terrible timing with the release and all, but constraints updates are failing. This is the first evidence - and it doesn't look like a race to me: ...

asked Sep 18, 2015 in openstack-dev
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So earlier on in our porting process folk tried several different ways to get Mock on Python 3.4: - using six.moves (this is in oslo.test) - patching sys.modules But - mock 1.0.1 is actually different enough unittest.mock 3.4 to cause ...

asked Aug 24, 2015 in openstack-dev
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We currently have a test where we ask if things are packaged in distros. I think we should modify that, in two ways. The explanation for the question ignores a fairly ...

asked Aug 20, 2015 in openstack-dev
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tl;dr - developers running devstack probably want to be using USE_CONSTRAINTS=True, otherwise there may be a few rough hours today. [] Apparently some third party CI ...

asked Aug 13, 2015 in openstack-dev
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Similar to pbr, we have a minimum version of setuptools required to consistently install things in OpenStack. Right now thats 17.1. However, we don't declare a setup_requires version for it. I think we should. setuptools can't self-upgrade, ...

asked Jul 29, 2015 in openstack-dev
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