OpenStack Compute (Nova)
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Matt Riedemann 14a3b1318c Skip test_parallel_evacuate_with_server_group until fixed 3 years ago
api-guide/source Rename "polling_changes-since_parameter.rst" 3 years ago
api-ref/source api-ref: add 'migrations' param to GET /os-migrations 3 years ago
contrib trivial: Remove "vif" script 5 years ago
devstack Skip test_resize_server_revert_with_volume_attached in nova-lvm 4 years ago
doc Merge "Remove unnecessary redirect" 3 years ago
etc/nova Add osprofiler config options to generated reference 4 years ago
gate Add trait query to placement perf check 3 years ago
nova Skip test_parallel_evacuate_with_server_group until fixed 3 years ago
placement-api-ref Merge "Document no content on POST /reshaper 204" 3 years ago
playbooks/legacy Add placement perf info gathering hook to end of nova-next 3 years ago
releasenotes consumer gen: more tests for delete allocation cases 3 years ago
tools Make Xen code py3-compatible 3 years ago
.coveragerc Remove nova/openstack/* from .coveragerc 5 years ago
.gitignore Implement granular policy rules for placement 4 years ago
.gitreview Add .gitreview config file for gerrit. 10 years ago
.mailmap Add mailmap entry 8 years ago
.stestr.conf Finish stestr migration 4 years ago
.zuul.yaml Fix neutron-tempest-linuxbridge irrelevant-files 3 years ago
CONTRIBUTING.rst Update links in documents 4 years ago
HACKING.rst Removed unnecessary parantheses in yield statements 4 years ago
LICENSE initial commit 12 years ago
MAINTAINERS Fix broken URLs 4 years ago
README.rst Docs: modernise links 4 years ago
babel.cfg Get rid of distutils.extra. 10 years ago
bindep.txt Merge "Bindep does not catch missing libpcre3-dev on Ubuntu" 4 years ago
lower-constraints.txt Use uuidsentinel from oslo.utils 3 years ago
requirements.txt Use uuidsentinel from oslo.utils 3 years ago
setup.cfg Remove ChanceScheduler 3 years ago Updated from global requirements 5 years ago
test-requirements.txt Cleanup ugly stub in TestLocalDeleteAllocations 4 years ago
tox.ini Fix missing specifying doctrees directory 3 years ago


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OpenStack Nova

OpenStack Nova provides a cloud computing fabric controller, supporting a wide variety of compute technologies, including: libvirt (KVM, Xen, LXC and more), Hyper-V, VMware, XenServer, OpenStack Ironic and PowerVM.

Use the following resources to learn more.


To learn how to use Nova's API, consult the documentation available online at:

For more information on OpenStack APIs, SDKs and CLIs in general, refer to:


To learn how to deploy and configure OpenStack Nova, consult the documentation available online at:

In the unfortunate event that bugs are discovered, they should be reported to the appropriate bug tracker. If you obtained the software from a 3rd party operating system vendor, it is often wise to use their own bug tracker for reporting problems. In all other cases use the master OpenStack bug tracker, available at:


For information on how to contribute to Nova, please see the contents of the CONTRIBUTING.rst.

Any new code must follow the development guidelines detailed in the HACKING.rst file, and pass all unit tests.

Further developer focused documentation is available at:

Other Information

During each Summit and Project Team Gathering, we agree on what the whole community wants to focus on for the upcoming release. The plans for nova can be found at: