Affects Version/s: None
Fix Version/s: 0.8.1
Jclouds 1.5.0 brings a lot of improvements and a set of new providers we can use.
Adrian added on the discussion list:
"Jclouds 1.5 has a concept called TemplateBuilderSpec which allows you to
declare a String representation of TemplateBuilder mechanics.
This allows you to set a property to override the default templates used in
Importantly, these are just strings, so you can publish a series per
operating system family, and choose at runtime with
Ex. You can make your own Map<String, TemplateBuilderSpec> with your
favorite choices, perhaps locking in templates by id so you don't have to
maintain the brittle java install scripts.
Regardless of how this is used, the important part is that the constant
complaints of automatic selection can now be over, as we can provide a
properties syntax to afford users a means to supply their preferences