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Purpose of instance_states in manifest?
Be careful to use the downloaded manifest. As the release and stemcelltoggle quoted message Show quoted text
version numbers will be resolved to a specific number, instead of "latest".
You may end up using an old version.
On Wed, Aug 5, 2015 at 6:43 PM, Jones, Daniel <Daniel.Jones3(a)fil.com> wrote:
`bosh download manifest` is meant to return what was send to the Directortoggle quoted message Show quoted text
at the time of the deploy. Certain values will be resolved such as release
and stemcell versions.
There was a bug that accidentally exposed instance_states key which is
internal to the Director. It was fixed in latest version of the Director.
On Wed, Aug 5, 2015 at 3:43 AM, Jones, Daniel <Daniel.Jones3(a)fil.com> wrote:
1. What is the intended use of `bosh download manifest`?
2. What is the purpose of instance_states in a manifest?
I ask as I did a `bosh download manifest` because I was too lazy to go and find where the actual deployment manifest was kicking around on a server. I knew there had been no changes, so was expecting it to return an identical manifest to that which was used to create the deployment originally.
It was only upon closer inspection I noticed some "instance_states" fields for particular jobs, where some of the values were "recreate". This figures, as I'd done at least one `bosh recreate` before the `bosh download manifest`.
Is the intention of `bosh download manifest` to express the internal desired state of a deployment in YAML form? Or is it intended to give one a means to access a manifest for a deployment if the original is lost?
What does the "instance_states" field do? It seems a bit odd to have a verb like "recreate" in a declarative configuration file. The source code says<https://github.com/cloudfoundry/bosh/blob/master/bosh-director/lib/bosh/director/deployment_plan/job.rb> that these are virtual states, and I'm not really sure what the purpose of them is.
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