[Openstack-devel] Helping out

Loic Dachary loic at enovance.com
Wed Jun 13 08:58:12 UTC 2012

On 06/13/2012 09:28 AM, Mehdi Abaakouk wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 13, 2012 at 08:42:32AM +0200, Loic Dachary wrote:
>> And more importantly, why exactly does it depend on nova-common ? ;-)
> novnc provide:
> - a html5 client application (js+html+css) that use websocket
> protocol to encapsulate vnc protocol
> - a python library to quickly build a websocket server for novnc
> - 2 websocket servers:
>   * a simple one: proxy one vnc tcp connection to vnc websocket
>     connection
>   * a openstack one: that retreive from nova, vnc parameters of the vms (ip,
>     port, auth, ...) and proxy websocket connection to their
> - a some other optional small tools 
> The openstack websocket server is the one needed by horizon
I see why it would make sense to split the package. Are the nebula packagers planning to use the simple (i.e. non openstack ) vnc proxy ?


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