OpenStack Compute (Nova)

VM Images that don't use a kernel & ramdisk

Registered by justinsb on 2010-07-26

Currently we assume that all images have a kernel image and a ramdisk. Modern hypervisors on modern VMs can run raw disk images, without the complexity of a separate ramdisk/kernel image.

Blueprint information

Status:
Complete
Approver:
Rick Clark
Priority:
High
Drafter:
justinsb
Direction:
Approved
Assignee:
Soren Hansen
Definition:
Approved
Series goal:
Accepted for bexar
Implementation:
Implemented
Milestone target:
None
Started by
Jay Pipes on 2010-10-20
Completed by
Thierry Carrez on 2010-12-21

Sprints

Whiteboard

Code is in good shape after a fixup from Justin. Should be able to be merged into Bexar early.

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Work Items

Dependency tree

* Blueprints in grey have been implemented.