[DISCUSS] Cloud and Server Workgroup relationship

Kushal Das mail at kushaldas.in
Wed Nov 4 09:03:47 UTC 2015

On 03/11/15, Matt Micene wrote:
> I think this highlights the problem we're currently seeing with the Fedora
> Cloud Base adoption
> On 10/28/2015 07:42 PM, Matthew Miller wrote:
> > > Actually, I don't think that's true. Take a look at "fr1st p0st":
> > >
> > > https://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/cloud/2010-January/000001.html
> There is no singular Fedora release anymore, so what are people getting
> when they install Cloud Base?  The `cloudtoserver` script essentially
> disables cloud-init and installs Fedora Server.  So what's in the Cloud
> Base box when we say it's the "base building block of the Fedora flavors"?
> What was the point of creating use case editions and not using them in the
> cloud?
Because we can not even guess what all use cases people have while using a
cloud instance? People generally take the base image, and have their own
tooling (say ansible, or shell scripts) which deploys the required
applications in the cloud. This is where the minimal cloud base image
comes handy.

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