-user Do you have a link to the technical details of why this needs to be done?
For instance, why can't master/agent versions be used to determine which behavior is performed between the master and agent? On Tue, Apr 10, 2018 at 5:34 PM, Greg Mann <g...@mesosphere.io> wrote: > Hi all, > We are currently working on patches to implement the new GROW_VOLUME and > SHRINK_VOLUME operations . In order to make it into Mesos 1.6, we're > pursuing a workaround which affects the way these operations are accounted > for in the Mesos master. These operations will be marked as *experimental* in > Mesos 1.6. > > As a result of this workaround, upgrades from Mesos 1.6 to later versions > would be affected. Specifically, 1.6 masters would not be able to properly > account for the resources of failed GROW/SHRINK operations on 1.7+ agents. > This means that when upgrading from Mesos 1.6, if GROW_VOLUME or > SHRINK_VOLUME operations are being used during the upgrade, the masters > *must* be upgraded first. If we follow this proposal, this constraint > would be clearly spelled out in our upgrade documentation. > > Since, in general, we guarantee compatibility between Mesos masters and > agents of the same major version, we wanted to check with the community to > see if this constraint on 1.6 upgrades would be acceptable. Please let us > know what you think! > > Cheers, > Greg > > >  https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/MESOS-4965 >