OpenStack in EPEL

Justin Clift jclift at
Mon Sep 5 11:35:13 UTC 2011

On 02/09/2011, at 11:37 AM, Matt Domsch wrote:
> A distinct possibility, but AFAICT, Red Hat has declined to
> participate in OpenStack directly so far, which is well within their
> rights (and perhaps strategy).  I'm not too concerned though - it has
> happened over time that packages move from EPEL into RHEL proper,
> there are procedures in place for such to ensure a smooth upgrade path
> for users/customers, should Red Hat choose to do so.

From an Aeolus project point of view, we're definitely wanting Aeolus to
integrate well with OpenStack based clouds.

So, having OpenStack packages in EPEL (not just Fedora) makes sense.

Does that help?

Regards and best wishes,

Justin Clift

Aeolus Community Manager

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