Highlights of the week
Incubation is currently an OpenStack project status that grants a promising project more access to OpenStack shared resources, especially in the CI, release management and QA space. The level of maturity reached by OpenStack requires revising the concept of ‘Core project’ and the incubation process. Join the discussion and help the Technical Committee form an opinion for the Foundation’s Board.
Joe Heck published the plans for Keystone over the Grizzly release cycle. To read after going through the state of the project slides.
The primary objective of Glance is to publish a catalog of virtual machine images. Rather than own users’ image data, Glance simply tracks where that data resides. Glance owns the metadata provided by users. Brian Waldon summarizes the plans for Glance over the Grizzly release cycle.
The organizers of the Cloud devroom at FOSDEM 2012 invite you to submit a session proposal. The purpose of this devroom is to serve as a meeting point for cloud infrastructure projects, including a unique opportunity for discussion and collaboration between developers from different projects. This devroom will be focused on open source cloud infrastructure projects.
Being held in January in Canberra, Australia, linux.conf.au is one of the foremost open source conferences in the world, and is considered the most prestigious in the southern hemisphere. Linux.conf.au’s first ever OpenStack miniconf day is being held Jan 29, and the Call for Presentations is now open.
Tips and tricks
- By Everett Toews: OpenStack devstack on the Rackspace open cloud
- By Jim Jiang intern of Sina SWS: How WsgiServer Deal With Requests ?
- By Sébastien Han: Tip: lock an instance against admin permissions
- By Sébastien Han: Tip: Add a specific keypair to a flavor
- OpenStack Folsom Install Guide
- OpenStack China Tour: Shanghai Nov 10, 2012 – Shanghai, China
- Hungary User Group Meeting Nov 13, 2012 – Budapest, Hungary Details
- Swiss OpenStack user group meeting Nov 15, 2012 – Zürich, CH Details
- Australian OpenStack User Group – Brisbane Technical Meetup Nov 20, 2012 – Brisbane and other cities Details
- OpenStack China Tour: Nanjing Nov 24, 2012 – Nanjing, China Details
- OpenStack Israel Nov 27, 2012 – Tel Aviv, Israel Register
- OpenStack in action! Nov 29, 2012 – Paris, France Register
- EMEA OpenStack Day Dec 05, 2012 – London Details
- Planet OpenStack has a new skin. Add you OpenStack blog to the Planet
- Hui Cheng reports from China OpenStack Tour @ Chengdu
- Julien Danjou reports from OpenStack France meetup #2
- Hendrik Volkmer: Status of the SmartOS OpenStack Port
- Matt Ray: Chef for OpenStack Status 11/2
- OpenStack Project Meeting: Summary and full logs
The list of projects to coordinate during the meeting is growing fast.
Welcome new contributors
Celebrating the first patches submitted this month by:
- Yuan Zhou, Intel
- Nicolas Simonds, Metacloud
- Rushi Agrawal
- Malini Bhandaru, Intel
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