If you would like to participate in Google Summer of Code 2014 and work on Apache Libcloud, we invite you to read the following blog post for more information - Libcloud Google Summer of Code 2014 Call for Participation.
Libcloud 0.14.1 has been release recently. Among other bug fixes, improvements and new features, this release also includes a brand new compute driver for CloudSigma API 2.0 with an extensive documentation.
If you want to learn more about this new driver, I encourage you to check a guest post I wrote on the CloudSigma blog which shows some examples of how to use this new driver - CloudSigma API v2.0 is now supported in Libcloud.
We are pleased to announce the release of Libcloud 0.14.1!
This release includes some bug-fixes, improvements and new features.
- New driver for CloudSigma API 2.0
- Improvements in the OpenStack driver
- Support for records with multiple values in the Route53 DNS driver
- Support for paging through zones and records in the Rackspace DNS driver
Full change log can be found at here.
The release can can be downloaded from https://libcloud.apache.org/downloads.html or installed using pip:
pip install apache-libcloud==0.14.1
If you have installed Libcloud using pip you can also use it to upgrade it:
pip install --upgrade apache-libcloud==0.14.1
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 https://libcloud.readthedocs.org/en/latest/upgrade_notes.html#libcloud-0-14-1
Regular and API documentation is available at https://libcloud.readthedocs.org/en/v0.14.1/
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 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.
Source: release announcement.
The Project Management Committee (PMC) for Apache Libcloud has asked Alex Gaynor to become a committer and we are pleased to announce that they have accepted.
We are glad to have him as a committer. Everyone, please help us welcome him to the team :)
Libcloud 0.14 which has been released recently includes many new features and improvements. Among those new features is also a better support for working with multiple regions in the Rackspace drivers.
Brian Curtin, one of the Libcloud commiters wrote a great post about Libcloud 0.14 and the Rackspace drivers on the Rackspace developer blog - Libcloud 0.14 Released.
We encourage everyone who wants to learn more about Libcloud and Rackspace drivers to check it out.