[forge-dev] Openshift plugin

Pete Muir pmuir at redhat.com
Thu Oct 4 13:34:28 EDT 2012

On 4 Oct 2012, at 04:39, Max Rydahl Andersen wrote:

>> So I just started working on EAP support. https://issues.jboss.org/browse/FORGEPLUGINS-88 opened!
> Oh I was wondering why EAP wasn't supported.
> Didn't realize the forge openshift install was jboss specific.

Yeah, I didn't support any more cartridges than just JBoss, as the focus for Forge is definitely on Java / Java EE projects!

> One item I got is that we check if the projects setup by JBoss Tools, openshift client and OpenShift Forge client are compatible or can be made compatible.

> i.e. forge *always* uses "openshift" as the remote afaik - openshift client always create projects where the remote is in "origin" - as a consequence jboss tools
> added support for naming the remote used so you could align them.

+1 - Rafael can definitely check this one :-)

> If openshift could allow naming the remote or pick up the existing remote pointing to openshift these things could be aligned.
>>>> Pete and Lincoln talked about some of them in JavaOne here are some:
>>>>   * support for embedding cartridges
>>>>   * support for eap
>>>>   * tail files
> all of the above is available for use from the new openshift client.

+1 I think the main problem is that we need to update the UI!

>>>> I also got those:
>>>>   * setup when openshift application exists
>>>>   * snapshot management ?
>>>>   * key management ?
>>>>   * alias management
>>>>   * enable scaling on create app ?
>>>>   * Use alternate openshift config file
> whats this one ?
>>>>   * config port forward ?
> we got this in jbosstools - for forge I guess it requires running a jsch port forward (or launch ssh native in separate process) ?
> /max

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