Support Compression of the PKI token

Registered by Adam Young on 2014-02-03

PKI tokens are topping out over 8K, larger than the header size for Apache. Support optional compression to shrink the token size.

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Status:
Complete
Approver:
None
Priority:
High
Drafter:
Adam Young
Direction:
Needs approval
Assignee:
Adam Young
Definition:
New
Series goal:
Accepted for juno
Implementation:
Implemented
Milestone target:
milestone icon 2014.2
Started by
Dolph Mathews on 2014-05-13
Completed by
Dolph Mathews on 2014-06-10

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Is LZW comporession the preferred? Seems it is more important that compression be fast than that the result be as small as possible.

Snappy and LZ4 are both good options that I'd like to see evaluated -- kgriffs

Gerrit topic: https://review.openstack.org/#q,topic:compress-tokens,n,z

Addressed by: https://review.openstack.org/71325 (abandoned)
    compressed tokens

Wrote a better formatted background document here: http://adam.younglogic.com/2014/02/compressed-tokens/

Gerrit topic: https://review.openstack.org/#q,topic:compressed-tokens,n,z

Addressed by: https://review.openstack.org/91145
    Compressed Token Provider

Gerrit topic: https://review.openstack.org/#q,topic:pkiz_default,n,z

Addressed by: https://review.openstack.org/98897
    Default to PKIZ tokens

Gerrit topic: https://review.openstack.org/#q,topic:bp/compress-tokens,n,z

Addressed by: https://review.openstack.org/100545
    pkiz String conversion

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