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From Sanjiva Weerawarana <sanj...@wso2.com>
Subject Re: barriers to contribution
Date Wed, 01 Jan 2014 09:44:06 GMT
Lakmal does Havana offer a way to run LXCs too? Until we get LXC going
properly we will never really be able to make this system accessible on
normal machines .. which is clearly a major barrier to entry as Chris said.

Sanjiva.


On Sat, Dec 28, 2013 at 10:57 PM, Lakmal Warusawithana <lakmal@wso2.com>wrote:

> HI Chris,
>
> We (in WSO2) are testing AWS and local OpenStack cloud for Stratos. But I
> have separate laptop ( 8 GB ) for OpenStack with KVM, which I use some
> developer testing for Stratos. I am running Stratos servers in my laptop
> and pointing to OpenStack setup which in other laptop.
>
> I tried OpenStack Havana with docker in my mac virtual box VM, but still
> could not set it up properly (will find some time to finish it). I thing
> thats the best option to do developer testing for Stratos. I will let you
> know when it finished.
>
>
> On Sat, Dec 28, 2013 at 1:45 PM, chris snow <chsnow123@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Hi Devs,
>>
>> Even though I have a reasonably powerful laptop (with 8Gb memory), I'm
>> struggling to get a Stratos development and runtime environment in my
>> resource constrained environment.  It's so painful, I've made a decision to
>> buy an old but powerful server (32Gb memory) on ebay to more easily run
>> openstack and stratos.
>>
>> I'm not using AWS for developing Stratos as I have found in the past that
>> it is very easy to accumulate big bills for development if you are
>> constantly starting and stopping servers.
>>
>> I'm wondering whether one of the reasons Stratos is slow attracting new
>> individual (and maybe corporate) contributors because there is a high cost
>> to getting started?
>>
>> Just out of interest, what does your development environment look like?
>>  Do you all develop against AWS, or do you have local openstack
>> environments, or something else?
>>
>> Many thanks,
>>
>> Chris
>>
>
>
>
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> Lakmal Warusawithana
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>
>


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