MAAS activities for 14.04

Registered by Patricia Gaughen on 2013-11-01

Network integration with Juju
Further curtin/simplestreams work
HWE Kernels
user-install-data
import-ephemerals / import-pxe-files improvements

Blueprint information

Status:
Not started
Approver:
Patricia Gaughen
Priority:
High
Drafter:
Ubuntu Server
Direction:
Approved
Assignee:
Andres Rodriguez
Definition:
Approved
Series goal:
Accepted for trusty
Implementation:
Unknown
Milestone target:
None

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[GOAL]
Ensure that MAAS remains well support for Ubuntu 14.04.

[RATIONALE]
MAAS has been in Ubuntu since Precise now, and is established and stable default deployment system. MAAS continues its improvements, and the next release 1.5 will be made available in Ubuntu.

[USER STORIES]
James is sysadmin who wants to deploy OpenStack easily, and uses MAAS and juju to do it.

Jorge is a developer who wants to deploy workloads in real hardware., He uses MAAS to deploy the machines and juju to deploy the workloads.

[ASSUMPTIONS]
MAAS QA lab will be used to make sure upstream maas and packaging is working as expected.

[RISKS]
None. Upgrades should occur flawlessly

[IN SCOPE]
* Packaging changes.
* MIR Requests for new dependencies.

[USER ACCEPTANCE]
Multinode MAAS testing is run daily.

[RELEASE NOTE]
Please add one

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Work Items

Work items for ubuntu-13.12:
[andreserl] Modify packaging to allow HA deployments without pulling unnecessary deps: DONE

Work items for ubuntu-14.01:
[andreserl] Charm maas-region: DONE
[andreserl] Charm maas-cluster: DONE

Work items for ubuntu-14.02:
[blake-r] UEFI Support: DONE
[andreserl] Re-write maas-enlist in python: POSTPONED
[andreserl] Ship maas-enlist with maas: DONE
[andreserl] Make sure MAAS works flawlessly inside LXC: DONE
[smoser] Simplestreams for hwe enablement: DONE

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