On Mon, Oct 22, 2012 at 08:56:16PM +0200, Itamar Heim wrote: > On 10/22/2012 03:04 PM, Adam Litke wrote: > >On Sun, Oct 21, 2012 at 09:09:52AM +0200, Itamar Heim wrote: > >>On 07/15/2012 03:12 AM, Adam Litke wrote: > >>>For the past few weeks I have been working on creating a schema that fully > >>>describes the vdsm API. I am mostly finished with that effort and I > >>>wanted to > >>>share the results with the team. Attached are two files: the raw schema > >>>and an > >>>html document with cross-linked type information. > >>> > >>>This should already be useful in its current form, but I have bigger > >>>plans. I > >>>would first like to get help to correct errors in the schema. Then, I will > >>>start the process of writing a code generator that will create C/gObject > >>>code > >>>that we can compile into a libvdsm with language bindings for python, > >>>java, etc. > >>> > >>>Please take a look at the attached files and let me know what you think? > >>> > >>>P.S. I tried to attach these to the oVirt Wiki, but they are not > >>>permitted file > >>>types. > >>> > >>Hi Adam, > >> > >>that's quite a big scheme to review. > >>have you thought about ways to solicit inputs for it? > >>(maybe schedule per topic reviews of the new scheme/api for VM > >>operations (virt), network (host level, vm level), storage, sla > >>policy, etc.)? > > > >For the first pass, we are trying to replicate the current API as much as > >possible. For subsequent refactoring, I'd expect the discussions to occur in > >the community around the patches that are implementing the proposed changes. > > > > I think it would be worth highlighting these patches on mailing > list, or even do a scheduled discussion/brainstorm around various > parts for where it should go.
I have been trying to get some attention on it for some time. I agree it's a good idea. I'll be presenting it at the Barcelona workshop as well. Any other ideas on how to have a constructive and inclusive mailing list discussion would be welcomed :) In the past, it was hard to keep the thread focused and driving toward consensus. -- Adam Litke <a...@us.ibm.com> IBM Linux Technology Center _______________________________________________ vdsm-devel mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org https://lists.fedorahosted.org/mailman/listinfo/vdsm-devel