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From Tomaz Muraus <to...@apache.org>
Subject [ANNOUNCE] Apache Libcloud 0.12.1 release
Date Mon, 18 Feb 2013 23:46:22 GMT
Libcloud is a Python library that abstracts away the differences among
multiple cloud provider APIs. It allows users to manage cloud services
(servers, storage, load balancers, DNS) offered by many different providers
through a single, unified and easy to use API.

We are pleased to announce the release of Libcloud 0.12.1!

This release includes many new features, improvements and bug-fixes.

Release highlights:

- New more efficient generator based approach for iterating over paginated
  collections.

- New generator based method for iterating over containers
  (iterate_containers).

- Old ENUM style provided constants have been replaced with a string
version.
  This allows users to dynamically register new providers using new
set_driver
  method.

- Support for multipart uploads in the Amazon S3 storage driver.

- New load balancer driver for Amazon Load Balancing (ELB) service.

- New storage driver for Azure Blog storage

- New "local storage" storage driver

- Support for multipart uploads in the S3 driver

- Allow user to specify which CA cert is used for verifying server SSL
  certificate by setting "SSL_CERT_FILE" environment variable

- Drivers which use xmlrplic library now use Libcloud HTTP layer for making
  HTTP requests. This means those drivers now support LIBCLOUD_DEBUG and SSL
  cert validation functionality

Full change log can be found at
https://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/libcloud/tags/0.12.1/CHANGES

Download

Libcloud 0.12.1 can be downloaded from
http://libcloud.apache.org/downloads.html
or installed using pip:

pip install apache-libcloud

It is possible that the file hasn't been synced to all the mirrors yet. If
this
is the case, please use the main Apache mirror -
http://www.apache.org/dist/libcloud.

Upgrading

If you have installed Libcloud using pip you can also use it to upgrade it:

pip install --upgrade apache-libcloud

Upgrade notes

A page which describes backward incompatible or semi-incompatible
changes and how to preserve the old behavior when this is possible
can be found at http://libcloud.apache.org/upgrade-notes.html.

Documentation

API documentation can be found at http://libcloud.apache.org/apidocs/0.12.1/
.

Bugs / Issues

If you find any bug or issue, please report it on our issue tracker
<https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/LIBCLOUD>.
Don't forget to attach an example and / or test which reproduces your
problem.

Thanks

Thanks to everyone who contributed and made this release possible! Full
list of
people who contributed to this release can be found in the CHANGES file
<https://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/libcloud/tags/0.12.1/CHANGES>.

Enjoy!
Tomaz

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