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Re: [Xen-API] Please review: Xapi Project roadmap


Thanks much for the information.  Just a few days ago, I suggested on
the User Voice page that Xen Project should create a more out-of-the
box means for using xapi on Debian/Ubuntu.  Please see

Seems that you are way ahead of me and that "Fusion" will be even
better than the "bleeding edge XCP (unstable)" than I had in mind.
Great news!

On Fri, Jun 21, 2013 at 12:19 PM, Mike McClurg <mike.mcclurg@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On 21/06/13 13:51, gizmochicken wrote:
>> Mike,
>> I'm not sure whether this is the right place for this question but...
>> If I'm not mistaken, the version of xcp-xapi that is currently
>> packaged for Debian/Ubuntu is a bit older than the version of xcp-xapi
>> found in XCP 1.6.  Is an updated version of xcp-xapi, packaged for
>> Debian/Ubuntu, in the works?
> Nope, this is a perfect place for that! You probably noticed that there's no
> specific item on the roadmap for Debian/Ubuntu. Instead, we're working on
> being a better upstream project that will work a little more out-of-the box
> on distros other than XCP (with just a little tweaking, instead of massive
> patching). This work is currently ongoing under various codenames, such as
> "Fusion," which you'll find on the roadmap.
> The roadmap as it is isn't nearly descriptive enough to explain all of the
> things we're doing to Xapi right now. I'm treating this as a starting point
> for opening up the discussion around Xapi's development, and not the end
> goal.
> Mike

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