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Flexibility in Guardium Insights AirGap Installation

  1. We need a way to specify an --nsPrefix in the cloudctl case image-mirror automation

  2. We need a way to not mirror architectures we don't care about (s390x, ppc based images)

  3. We need a way for mirroring to be more resilient on slow network, increase timeouts, or have retries

  4. We need a way to only mirror images that are true dependencies of the product, instead of getting the kitchen sink of images and tags that might not even be relevant to latest Guardium release

  • Guest
  • Jul 19 2022
  • Admin
    JOSHUA KLAHN commented
    11 Oct 03:24pm

    A couple quick updates on this idea:

    Item 1 (--nsPrefix):
    Already exists, but needs to be documented (will update it in our 3.2 docs shortly).
    --ns-prefix string Append a prefix to the namespace of the mirror image
    --ns-suffix string Append a suffix to the namespace of the mirror image

    Item 2 (filter by architecture):
    Delivered in GI v3.2.


  • Admin
    JOSHUA KLAHN commented
    4 Aug 07:14pm

    Quick update:
    - Items 1 and 2 will be covered in our 3.2 release (planned for September 2022)
    - Item 3 we need to discuss with the larger Cloud Pak team.
    - Item 4 we plan to incorporate in our 3.3 release (planned March 2023)

  • Admin
    JOSHUA KLAHN commented
    4 Aug 06:58pm

    Thank you for the feedback. I've passed it on to our devops team for review.

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