when will the python api be released for openstack [closed]

asked 2014-06-22 10:53:23 -0500

lewiso gravatar image

when will the python api be released for openstack

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close date 2014-06-22 11:58:48.684056


It is already there for a long time. For example see the following article: http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/clo... (it is outdated, so replace 'quantum' with 'neutron').

If it is not what you are looking for, please clarify your question.

dmitrymex gravatar imagedmitrymex ( 2014-06-22 10:59:38 -0500 )edit

link: [https://wiki.openstack.org/wiki/OpenStackClients]

it says the official clients are still in development.

lewiso gravatar imagelewiso ( 2014-06-22 11:01:02 -0500 )edit

Don't trust the wiki page, it is outdated :-). The clients which are marked as 'in development' there (cinder, heat) are already finished and ready for use. _Every_ official OpenStack project has a client library with name python-<something>client, for example - python-keystoneclient. See the link to the article I've posted above for the examples.

dmitrymex gravatar imagedmitrymex ( 2014-06-22 11:56:58 -0500 )edit

The wiki page also lists python-openstackclient. This is the effort to unite all the other clients in one single client. I am not sure if it is finished. But you definitely can use 'personal' clients like python-keystoneclient, python-novaclient, etc.

dmitrymex gravatar imagedmitrymex ( 2014-06-22 11:59:29 -0500 )edit