On Feb 9, 2014, at 4:10 PM, CARVER, PAUL <pc2...@att.com> wrote: > Kyle Mestery wrote: > >> So, in general I don't think this will fly because it's my understanding the >> OpenStack servers only test fully open source code. Allowing a third party >> vendor system to run on the OpenStack servers as part of any functional >> testing would open an entirely new can of worms here. I would suggest >> asking this question on #openstack-infra as well for clarity since I don't >> see >> a response on the mailing list yet. > > How does the current testing work with any of the hardware drivers? > I just read Jay Pipe's excellent blog post  on the general setup and > function of the CI system, but it only explained the software parts. > > I could not extrapolate from the article anything about how it works > In the context of Neutron drivers that are supposed to configure > physical networking hardware or even software components > such as Nicira's or PlugGrid's gateways. > Each vendor can control this themselves. Some vendors choose to run Tempest against a virtual environment instead of actual hardware, I suspect. At the end of the day, if it’s testing the requisite functionality, it shouldn’t matter.
Thanks, Kyle > >  http://www.joinfu.com/2014/01/understanding-the-openstack-ci-system/ > > > _______________________________________________ > OpenStack-dev mailing list > OpenStackemail@example.com > http://lists.openstack.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/openstack-dev _______________________________________________ OpenStack-dev mailing list OpenStackfirstname.lastname@example.org http://lists.openstack.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/openstack-dev