Eucalyptus is a software platform for the implementation of private cloud computing on computer clusters.

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How do I make a new image in Eucalyptus from an EBS-backed Windows instance?

In Eucalyptus 3.4 I have an EBS-backed Windows instance. There have been a lot of System Updates and I would like to make a new image from the instance. Is this possible and if so how?
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Creating an instance with a specified name, or renaming an instance name after it got created?

I created 4 instances on OpenStack using euca-run-instances -k Franck -n 4 ami-00000023f. The created instances have the following instance names (as listed on OpenStack's Horizon web interface) ...
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Does euca2ools provide any reference script to test whether it works well with my OpenStack cluster?

My OpenStack cluster has sometimes issues that impact some euca2ools' functions. For example one issue my OpenStack cluster recently had was making euca2ools' euca-describe-instances lags forever (no ...
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Can I use Chef-Solo to provision a server created with knife-eucalyptus

I am able to create a new server using knife-eucalyptus like so: knife euca server create The server gets created but provisioning fails with the following message: "ERROR: Errno::ENOENT: No such ...
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Exploring various Hypervisor solutions for small scale deployment [closed]

I've been looking at various virtualization products such as KVM, XEN, Virtualbox, Open stack and Eucalyptus. KVM, XEN, and Virtualbox seem to be easy to use and so far to me make the most sense to ...
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Looking for a high IO s3 “compatible” storage solution

Help me serverfault! I am looking for a high IO (2 million mostly put transactions per day of 7-10k xml chunks) storage solution that is amazon s3 compatible that I can house in my datacenter. I am ...
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Which Open Source Cloud Management Platform supports Amazon-RDS?

I have been trying to use Amazon Web services, specially EC2 and RDS. Nowadays most CMP (Cloud Management Platform) like Eucalyptus, OpenNebula, OpenStack, Nimbus and CloudStack all support Ec2 to a ...
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Can't access my running instance

I can't login to my running instance when I try to connect to it using command: ssh -i ~/.ssh/eucakey ubuntu@192.168.1.120 (eucakey is the keypair I used to run the image I download the image from ...
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Does no output from euca-describe-images mean I'm not connected to the Eucalyptus cloud?

I am trying to setup a Eucalyptus cloud. While using the euca-describe-images, I do not get any output. Does this mean it is not connected to the Eucalyptus cloud or am I doing something wrong ? The ...
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Private cloud solution [Eucalyptus,OpenStack, Nimbus] for Java deployments [Glassfish, Tomcat] [closed]

I am interested in a way to have private cloud which would host Glassfish (or Tomcat) server. Which option from Eucalyptus, Openstack or Nimbus would be best to deploy java applications on it? Or ...
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What does Sourcing of eucarc mean?

I am trying to setup an on premise cloud by using Eucalyptus. I am following the following link Now in that guide I am not able to figure out what this means: ensure that the environment variables ...
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Eucalyptus Walrus Connection Problems

I'm beginning with Eucalyptus, with some S3 and EC2 background. I have an app for which I use a personal library to interface with S3 and store/retrieve files from there. Now I want to make my app ...
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Ubuntu juju and Eucalyptus?

Has anyone used juju (ensemble) to deploy softwares on Eucalyptus' instances successfully ? Although the official FAQ says that juju is only support EC2 ( currently ), but I've found someone (ex.) ...
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Monitor Number of VMs on each Eucalyptus Node

I have setup a small Eucalyptus based cloud for my company. I would like to use Nagios to track the load on the Node Controller systems to keep track of how many VMs are deployed on each controller. ...
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Can't launch Oneiric x64 instance on Eucalyptus

EDIT: after many hours, I've found out that the problem has nothing to do with Eucalyptus. It looks like the image is buggy. Very, very buggy. More details in the end. I didn't manage to fix it, and I ...
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UEC store error

I installed UEC with the help of this manual. And and I had not any problems until I tried to enter the section Store in Web-interface. At this point, get error messages: Error 60: server certificate ...
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Convert Amazon AMI to Eucalyptus EMI

What are the steps to convert an Amazon EBS backed AMI to an Eucalyptus EMI? Can we even do that? What are the steps to convert an Amazon instance store AMI to an Eucalyptus EMI?
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How to access an Eucalyptus Walrus(S3) using Amazon AWS SDK

I have downloaded the Amazon AWS SDK for C#, I have no problem accessing the EC2 part of our private cloud running Eucalyptus, I can list, Images, Instances, Zones ... This is working fine : ...
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Eucalyptus / no bootable EBS yet - any alternatives to Eucalyptus?

I've read a couple of articles that Eucalyptus doesn't support bootable EBS yet. This is a problem since you can't make a backup form an instance like you a able on Amazon cloud or Rack Space Cloud. ...
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Eucalyptus/ubuntu-server-11.04 - instance is running but can't access it

I've installed Ubuntu Enterprise Cloud on a server and I'm able to bring up an instance from a image and the instance shows that is running. I see the IPs allocated to that instance but for some ...
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Eucalyputs Instance SSH not working, though server is running and port is open

I just installed a private Ubuntu Enterprise Cloud with Ubuntu Server 11 (based on Eucalyptus 2) and managed to get everything working (in System Mode, so the instances get an IP from our DHCP. ...
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using cloud computing in my small network

Ok, I understand generally about the clouds... I've been using virtualization of my servers for the last 3 years or so. Originally with vmware server, now I prefer xenserver... Although my machines ...
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(Eucalyptus, KVM) Why we need to split a VM into kernel image, ramdisk image, and disk image?

I'm new in using cloud computing technologies. There is a popular cloud software called Eucalyptus. I found that the way to start a VM in Eucalyptus is very different from Virtualbox. In Virtualbox, ...
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Ubuntu Cloud Maverick Network Question

I'm installing Ubuntu Cloud Maverick at home I have two systems, one with dual NICs, one with one nic. The cluster controller is on my DSL network 192.168.1.x I'm confused about what network to use ...
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UEC 10.10 Node Controller installation problem; no access to internet

I am trying to setup a new UEC Cloud network using Ubuntu UEC 10.10, but I am having some difficulties with the Node Controller setup ! I am working (for the moment) on a small setup, using two ...
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UEC - Can the Cluster Controller and Storage Controller be seperate systems?

My department is implementing an Ubuntu Enterprise Cloud. I have done the testing and am quite comfortable with the 4 pieces, CC/SC, CLC, WS, NC. Looking at various documents below it appears the ...
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store image installation error in UEC

to my college final year project we planned to setup the private cloud on the two machines. I recently installed Ubuntu Enterprise Cloud (UEC) on two of my machines . I was trying to install the ...
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cloud image installation error

to my college final year project we planned to setup the private cloud on the two machines. I recently installed Ubuntu Enterprise Cloud (UEC) on two of my machines . I was trying to install the ...
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Cant access file from http://192.168.1.2:8774/preseed/preseed.conf in Ubuntu cloud controller

While installing node controller I receive this fatal error: Failed to retrieve the preconfiguration file The file needed for preconfiguration could not be retrieved from http://192.168.1.2 ...
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UEC - Ubuntu 10.10 - node registration problem

I am trying to setup a private cloud on two servers. All components register as expected except for my node. I've found one person who had the same exact problem using Ubuntu 10.10 during the beta, ...
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Can I run a Ubuntu Eucalyptus Cloud on a single-machine?

HI, Seems from the chatter I found on the web that there is a way to install a Eucalyptus on Ubuntu Cloud using a single machine (with some limits on using EBS storage and managed networking). Does ...
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Connect to KVM instance using virsh when image launched through Eucalyptus?

I'm using Eucalyptus on Ubuntu 10.04 to set up a private cloud. Sometimes I'm not able to ssh into the VM instances, and I'd like to be able to connect directly to the console of the VM instance. ...
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Eucalyptus problem

I have some problems regarding to eucalyptus private cloud building. And two versions of this problem here, a simple one, and a long one. Simple: Anyone familiar with private cloud could draw me a ...
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Single machine & KVM-only Eucalyptus installation?

I was wondering if there's an easy way to install Eucalyptus on a single VT-enabled machine (all Front End, CC, NC..), without installing XEN along with it's specific kernel and dependencies: ...
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How to persist changes to instances in the cloud

I must be missing something here, but can someone clue me in on how to persist changes (such as software installs etc) on machines in the cloud (either EC2 or my own Eucalyptus cloud). I have ...
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Anyone had any issues getting a disk to start on a Walrus storage sytem?

I'm trying to get a Eucalyptus system up and running and have managed to get the cloud controller and node controller running fine, with an instance running in the cloud system, but without any ...
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Is it possible to a VM inside a VM (e.g., KVM on Vmware)? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to setup a virtual machine inside another virtual machine I'd like to do some development on Eucalyptus, an open source project which provides an Amazon ...