Libcloud team is pleased to announce the release of Libcloud 0.9.1!

Release highlights:

  • A lot of improvements and additional functionality in the OpenStack driver. Now a generic OpenStack driver (Provider.OPENSTACK) also works with and installations
  • Improvements and better exception propagation in the deploy_node method
  • New driver for ElasticHosts Los Angeles and Toronto location
  • Support for new EC2 instance type - m1.medium

Bug fixes:

  • Don't lowercase special header names in the Amazon S3 storage driver. This fixes a bug with multi-objects delete calls.
  • Properly handle OpenStack providers which return public IP addresses under the 'internet' key in the 'addresses' dictionary
  • Make create_node in Linode driver return a Node instance instead of a listen of Node instances

For a full list of changes, please see the CHANGES file


Libcloud 0.9.1 can be downloaded from or installed using pip:

{% highlight bash %} pip install apache-libcloud {% endhighlight %}

It is possible that the file hasn't been synced to all the mirrors yet. If this is the case, please use the main Apache mirror -


If you have installed Libcloud using pip you can also use it to upgrade it:

{% highlight bash %} pip install --upgrade apache-libcloud {% endhighlight %}

Upgrade notes

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


API documentation can be found at

Bugs / Issues

If you find any bug or issue, please report it on our issue tracker 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.