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Contribute a metadata service for OVF format

asked 2019-05-09 12:46:41 +0300

jdillet gravatar image


I would like to contribute a new metadata service for OVF format, i.e.

The review is available in

Regards, Jose

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Nice, thanks! Could you please give us info on how to test it in an actual virtualization / cloud scenario?

alexpilotti gravatar imagealexpilotti ( 2019-05-09 12:52:01 +0300 )edit

Also, please note that the AzureMetadataService uses an ovf-env.xml, so there might be some overlapping there:

alexpilotti gravatar imagealexpilotti ( 2019-05-09 12:54:38 +0300 )edit

Posted in the review instructions on how to test the service in a virtualization scenario.

jdillet gravatar imagejdillet ( 2019-05-15 17:32:58 +0300 )edit

Also replied there to the question about Azure service overlapping (with an Azure ovf-env.xml sample): Azure creates a file ovf-env.xml, but the data is inside an Azure namespace. So the file created by vSphere is not parseable with Azure service.

jdillet gravatar imagejdillet ( 2019-05-15 17:42:23 +0300 )edit

Perfect thanks, we'll try it out ASAP, looking forward to merge this.

alexpilotti gravatar imagealexpilotti ( 2019-05-15 17:55:14 +0300 )edit

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answered 2019-10-08 12:52:26 +0300

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The OVF metadata service support has been merged:

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