[Pulp-dev] fedorapeople.org fixtures

Mike DePaulo mikedep333 at redhat.com
Thu Apr 30 14:00:24 UTC 2020

quba42 does have a point: We can publish the fixtures image to quay (or
other registries), but then host it locally like the `pfixtures` command

Another option (technology-wise) is to upload to an S3 bucket or other
object storage. It would cost a small amount of $ per month.


On Wed, Apr 29, 2020 at 10:30 AM Tatiana Tereshchenko <ttereshc at redhat.com>

> I personally prefer to keep fixtures published somewhere, fedorapeople or
> not, doesn't matter.
> It is convenient to refer to in situations which are not related to
> feature development or functional testing:
>  - when one files a redmine issue and provides steps to reproduce
>  - when one works with, say, Katello, or any other related project and
> needs to try/test something quickly
>  - when one tries to help some user remotely and ask to sync this or that.
> It's not a strong reason, it's just a matter of convenience, in my opinion.
> Tanya
> On Wed, Apr 29, 2020 at 8:31 AM Quirin Pamp <pamp at atix.de> wrote:
>> I have grown used to always running the fixtures container locally in my
>> pulplift boxes using the pfixtures command (essential when working on new
>> fixtures).
>> This command could be made a bit more flexible (right now it always runs
>> in the foreground and always uses the latest container image from quay.io),
>> but those would be trivial changes.
>> As a result, I personally have no problems with retiring the fixtures on
>> fedorapeople.org completely.
>> The disadvantage of the approach is that it requires either downloading
>> the (pretty large) fixtures container from quay.io, or building it
>> locally.
>> Quirin (quba42)
>> ------------------------------
>> *From:* pulp-dev-bounces at redhat.com <pulp-dev-bounces at redhat.com> on
>> behalf of David Davis <daviddavis at redhat.com>
>> *Sent:* 28 April 2020 22:19:23
>> *To:* Pulp-dev <pulp-dev at redhat.com>
>> *Subject:* [Pulp-dev] fedorapeople.org fixtures
>> Our Jenkins jobs for Pulp 2 are disabled and that also includes the job
>> that builds the fixtures and publishes them to fedorapeople.org[0]. With
>> the new pulp-fixtures container[1], it's less essential that we have
>> fixtures published somewhere. I think the two options we have are to either
>> retire the fedorapeople.org fixtures and remove them, or to move where
>> the job runs and possibly the place where they are hosted.
>> Thoughts?
>> [0] https://repos.fedorapeople.org/pulp/pulp/fixtures/
>> [1] https://quay.io/repository/pulp/pulp-fixtures
>> David
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