Alternatives to cloud-init (was Re: [DISCUSS] Cloud and Server Workgroup relationship)

Matthew Miller mattdm at
Fri Oct 30 13:06:08 UTC 2015

On Fri, Oct 30, 2015 at 11:20:36AM +0000, Peter Robinson wrote:
> >> CoreOS has built cloud-config as a Go implementation of cloud-init to get
> >> around the python problem.
> > Did they tell anyone they were doing that?  I'm curious if we have two
> > groups that could be working together here that are now duplicating
> > effort simply because of lack of communication.
> At least mattdm knew of it because he mentioned it to me once when I
> was beating my head against the wall with it.

Yeah, there's some discussion here:

Matthew Miller
<mattdm at>
Fedora Project Leader

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