OpenStack Developer Mailing List Digest December 17-23

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  • AJaeger: We’ve now got the first Deployment guide published for Newton, see . Congrats to OpenStack Ansible team!
  • clarkb: OpenStack CI has moved off of Ubuntu Trusty and onto Ubuntu Xenial for testing Newton and master.
  • ihrachys: first oslo.privsep patch landed in Neutron.
  • dulek: Cinder now supports ZeroMQ messaging!
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Release Countdown for Week R-8, 26-30 December

  • Feature work and major refactoring should be well under way as we pass the second milestone.
  • Focus:
    • Deadline for non-client library releases is R-5 (19 Jan).
      • Feature freeze exceptions are not granted for libraries.
  • General Notes:
    • Project teams should identify contributors that have a significant impact this cycle who not otherwise qualify for ATC status.
    • Those names should be added to the governance repository for consideration as ATC.
    • The list needs to be approved by the TC by 20 January to qualify for contributor discounts codes for the event.
    • Submit these by 5 January
  • Important Dates:
    • Extra ATCs deadline: 5 January
    • Final release of non-client libraries: 19 January
    • Ocata 3 Milestone, with Feature and Requirements freezes: 26 January
  • Ocata release schedule [1]
  • Full thread

Storyboard Lives

  • There is movement to still move to Storyboard as our task tracker.
  • To spread awareness, some blog posts have been made about it, and it’s capabilities:
    • General over and decision to move from Launchpad [2].
    • Next post will focus on compare and contrast of Launchpad and Storyboard.
  • If you want to hear about something in particular in the blog posts, let the team know on #storyboard IRC channel on Freenode.
  • Attend their weekly meeting [3].
  • Try out Storyboard in the sandbox [4].
  • Storyboard documentation [5]
  • Full thread


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