OpenStack (http://openstack.org) is a collection of open source projects that enables an open, scalable cloud infrastructure. The core of OpenStack is meant to provide consistent APIs and interfaces to a variety of potential back-ends.

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Promiscous mode on vmware workstation

I am trying to do the network setup in the openstack configuration on 3 Ubuntu vm with vmware workstation, but in order to work I get the following indication : If you are building your OpenStack ...
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Agent error when launching instance with OpenStack Icehouse

I have encountered the following error in nova compute logs when launching a new instance with OpenStack Icehouse: "AgentError: Error during following call to agent: ['ovs-vsctl', '--timeout=120', ...
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KVM Dynamic Rate Limiting

How can I dynamically rate limit the network speed on individual KVM instances? For example, I want to set a rule where if a user uses over 100mbps inbound or outbound bandwidth for over 30 minutes, ...
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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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How to change the setting for a network device reported by ethtool, specifically Speed, on VM?

This is related to these two questions, although they don't answer my question. The machines are RHEL6. 1.ethtool not showing all the properties 2.changing network speed to 1000Mb/s Output on VM: ...
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devstack - how to add directly attached storage to a single node installation

I have devstack up and running on an Ubuntu 14.04 x86_64 VM in a single node environment. The VM has / mounted on an 8GB primary disk and an 80GB secondary disk mounted on /mnt. Output of mount ...
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How to configure Openstack on multiple physical servers?

From the book "OpenStack Cloud Computing Cookbook", I find that all the installation of the openstack is on VMs. I am wondering is it possible to install the openstack directly on physical servers ...
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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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Deleting port on one openvswitch bridge causes change in MAC address on another bridge

I am trying to set an explicit MAC address on an openvswitch bridge named br-ex. I am running Fedora 20 and using the native ifdown/ifup commands to configure the bridge (details of my network ...
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Changing XenServer from LVM SR to EXT SR

I'm trying to setup openstack using this page: https://wiki.openstack.org/wiki/XenServer/PostInstall Unfortunately I think when I setup xenserver it setup the local SR as LVM (which the page above ...
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SwiftCLI fails for OpenStack v2.0

I have been trying to get swift CLI to work with Openstack on one of my machines and every time it returns the following error: Authorization Failure. Authorization Failed: The resource could not be ...
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How to remove / add public network to a server in Rackspace API

I have a server in Rackspace API. I would like to use the nova command to remove the public network interface. I am using the command: nova virtual-interface-list <instance_id> and then ...
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Creating an Openstack user with only reboot permissions

What is the best approach for setting up an Openstack user that is limited to only rebooting servers using the Web API. The user needs to be able to access servers under different tenants, by using ...
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Puppet install of Openstack: Could not find resource 'Package[dnsmasq-base]Package[dnsmasq-utils]' for relationship on 'Package[neutron-dhcp-agent]'

ebug: Executing '/etc/puppet/etckeeper-commit-pre' debug: catalog supports formats: b64_zlib_yaml dot pson raw yaml; using pson err: Could not retrieve catalog from remote server: Error 400 on SERVER: ...
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Does OpenStack make sense for a home server? [closed]

I currently have a home server (HP N40L) running FreeNAS to provide my home with a few basic things like a file server, media streaming, and a few virtualized apps + a windows XP virtual desktop. It ...
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Open Stack, attempting to launch instance: libvirtError: unsupported configuration: CPU specification not supported by hypervisor

I'm running Openstack for test/learning purposes at the moment on AWS EC2 servers, specifically the m3 flavor which features High Frequency Intel Xeon E5-2670 (Sandy Bridge) Processors. Whenever I ...
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openstack compute VM cannot ping interface from headnode

We deployed an openstack installation using JUJU, all the default configurations were used, and we're essentially using a flat network at the moment. When we boot an instance, (Cirros 0.3.0) we can ...
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ConnectionError: [Errno 111] Connection refused (Openstack installation through Puppet)

I have just completed an installation of Openstack through puppet, and after jumping through a few hoops have gotten to a point where I can attempt to log into the dashboard. When I do this I'm ...
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Openstack instances, routing, packets not delivered for SPECIFIC services

I am taking over management of an existing openstack system at work and I have only a little prior experience with openstack. I have about 8 instances running and all of them appear to function ...
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Invalid parameter config_hash: Attempting to install mysql (and Openstack) via Puppet

I've searched around for hints on how to solve this but I haven't been able to find anything concrete. I've seen Puppet apache module causing 'Error 400 on SERVER: Invalid parameter ...
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juju bootstrap fails, connection refused port 22

I have a MAAS installation with it's interface at 10.12.1.3/MAAS. It is responsible for DHCP/DNS and the configurations are as follows: ip: 10.12.1.4 subnet mask: 255.255.255.0 broadcast ...
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Deploy Windows 7 to OpenStack - Windows Setup Error when instance boots

I created Windows 7 Pro 64 images and all are getting this error. I configured them to use virtio disk and network adapter using the 1-74 drivers. They work fine locally (kvm on ubuntu 13, qcow2 ...
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Minimum Processor Requirements to set up Openstack on a Laptop/Desktop(not for Devstack setup)

I am planning to do a POC and setting up OpenStack in nonCommercial setup.I do not want to go with Devstack.I am confused as to how much is the minimum processor requirement if i plan to setup ...
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Openstack Neutron stabilty problems

I have a fairly simple Openstack setup for a PoC. 2 nodes, both running Nova, and everything else on node 1. It is running CentOS 6 and was set up using RDO. Importantly I am using Neutron for the ...
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Automating Configuration of VMware's vSwitch (OpenStack/libvirt/Nova)

There's a lot of talk now about VMware integrating with OpenStack now. I've noticed that Nova network service is working with VMware's standard and vDS. Deploying a full OpenStack instance is not ...
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Could not find any downloads that satisfy the requirement iso8601>=0.1.9 for DevStack

My machine operating system is Ubuntu 12.04 I tried to implement the all in one openstack solution for development. But ./stack.sh did not succeed. It looks like a package problem for pip. so, I ...
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I can't ping floatting ip

I ahve configured openstack Havana on ubutu server 12.04. I have a three server a controller, a compute and a network node. I have used neutron for networking with openvswitch. I can deply and run an ...
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Is it useful to deploy OpenStack to a single node?

Due to several limitations and only few and expensive offers of Windows-based dedicated servers, I thought about renting a Linux server instead and running even multiple VMs on that server. I thought ...
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juju deployed machine cannot update apt

So I have deployed a new installation of MAAS and JUJU on Ubuntu 12.04lts. After deploying horizon (openstack-dashboard) I encountered the django 1.5 incompatibility issue. So I logged into the ...
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Multiple networks in Openstack Grizzly (Neutron)

I am deploying a PoC/demo on CentOS 6.5. I want to have multiple external networks. The end result should be something like: The 3 networks are come in through a Cisco switch. For various reasons I ...
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Openstack/PackStack basic multi-node network setup

Background After having installed OpenStack with PackStack we are left with a problem with the networking. We wanted a super-simple network with one subnet where all the virtual machines should ...
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Cinder storage on windows storage server

I am planning openstack deployement and considering such solution: cinder volumes on Windows Storage Server: http://www.cloudbase.it/cinder-volume-on-windows-storage-server-2012/ and compute ...
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SSH access on openstack nodes

I have setup openstack using 2 nodes with Mirantis Fuel. After openstack gets deployed, I am unable to access the controller node and compute node via SSH as authentication fails when I try to access ...
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PackStack issues with neutron router-gateway-set

Using centos 6.5 I'm setting up PackStack on a single node with one network interface. I'm following these instructions http://openstack.redhat.com/Quickstart That works fine then I get to ...
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Is the ethx mac address of a VM the same as the mac address of the corresponding tap interface?

I have a single node openstack install on an ubuntu machine. For some reason that I cannot figure out, the linuxbridge is dropping packets from this VM. My iptables seem to be fine (atleast as far as ...
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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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Upload OVA with multiple vmdk's to OpenStack via Glance

I am trying to upload a OVA file to Openstack. The ova file contains 5 files: volume1.vmdk volume2.vmdk volume3.vmdk server.mf server.ovf I uploaded the files with the following command: glance ...
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Need help debugging an apache server that locks up

I'm new to apache, and I'm looking for someone to point me in the right direction. We currently run an apache server to handle an internal, low-volume web interface for openstack (horizon) as well ...
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how MAAS, OpenStack and juju work together

I have been reading several tutorials recently and as some point I thought MAAS manages cluster of physical machines(servers) on which openstack could be eventually installed but I failed to see how ...
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What is the difference between OpenStack, CloudFoundry and Stackato?

I'm quite new to all this *aaS thing, and currently I'm trying to wrap my head around concepts and how things basically work. What puzzles me quite a bit at the moment is the difference between a ...
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What's the point in limiting the number of security groups per tenant In OpenStack?

By default, a tenant (1) can only create 10 security groups (2). Is there any reason to keep this number so low? (1) ...
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Openstack nodes with external network only

I have few dedicated servers with static external IPs each. Can I use them to run OpenStack with enough security? It is not possible to connect them all with LAN, but each have 1Gbps connection to the ...
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OpenStack FWaaS extension

According to the OpenStack API documentation, OpenStack now provides APIs to manage and deploy firewalls to protect the networks. The information available for the firewalls via the APIs seems very ...
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How Can I Update user-data on Openstack?

I have a bunch of openstack VMs running on Grizzly. I need to change their domain which is currently managed by cloud-init. How do I update the user-data?
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Redundant web static content storage - what technologies? (small scale) [closed]

Current situation of our static web servers: 2x 2U servers full of SSDs (raid5) for storing data data are written to them only through our applications (*) huge amount of small image files (one ...
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OpenStack networking to access internet

I have installed OpenStack Grizzly on a single node. I have two network interfaces: external connection (eth0) eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:50:56:b5:35:3c inet ...
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KVM vs Hyper-V. Which hypervisor is best for windows guests? [closed]

I am currently testing openstack for windows guests (XP and 7). I have deployed openstack "all in one" on system with following specs Processor corei5. (4 physical cores and 8 Threads with HT ...
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One bigger Virtual Machine distributed across many OpenStack nodes [duplicate]

I just setup virtual machines on one hardware with Vagrant. I want to use a Puppet to configure them and next try to setup OpenStack. I am not sure If I am understanding how this should look at the ...
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Openstack Grizzly Fails to Provision New VMs

I'm running Openstack Grizzly on CentOS installed by Mirantis Fuel. [root@controller-20 ~]# cat /etc/redhat-release CentOS release 6.4 (Final) [root@controller-20 ~]# rpm -qa | grep -i ...
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Openstack seems to not map internal IPs to local network properly

I have a very confusing issue which I can't seem to resolve. I followed a guide by Loic Dachary on installing Openstack Folsom on Wheezy, and deployed it on two hosts: a cluster node, and my ...