[ceph-users] ceph-disk is now deprecated

Piotr Dałek piotr.dalek at corp.ovh.com
Tue Nov 28 00:39:13 PST 2017


On 17-11-28 09:12 AM, Wido den Hollander wrote:
> 
>> Op 27 november 2017 om 14:36 schreef Alfredo Deza <adeza at redhat.com>:
>>
>>
>> For the upcoming Luminous release (12.2.2), ceph-disk will be
>> officially in 'deprecated' mode (bug fixes only). A large banner with
>> deprecation information has been added, which will try to raise
>> awareness.
>>
> 
> As much as I like ceph-volume and the work being done, is it really a good idea to use a minor release to deprecate a tool?
> 
> Can't we just introduce ceph-volume and deprecate ceph-disk at the release of M? Because when you upgrade to 12.2.2 suddenly existing integrations will have deprecation warnings being thrown at them while they haven't upgraded to a new major version.
> 
> As ceph-deploy doesn't support ceph-disk either I don't think it's a good idea to deprecate it right now.
> 
> How do others feel about this?

Same, although we don't have a *big* problem with this (we haven't upgraded 
to Luminous yet, so we can skip to next point release and move to 
ceph-volume together with Luminous). It's still a problem, though - now we 
have more of our infrastructure to migrate and test, meaning even more 
delays in production upgrades.

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Piotr Dałek
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