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NullStack: Updates and testing

I’ve been busy working on the Rundeck scripts, trying to get things worked out and figuring out how to get Rundeck to do what I want. There is definitely a lot of potential and interesting things that can be done with Rundeck.  I really like being able to use curl to trigger jobs but I’m … Continue reading

NullStack: Kick off of my skunk works project for Continuous VM Stack Madness

I’ve been working on a “skunk works” project for doing continuous deployments against OpenStack/VMware. So far I have OpenStack integrated with VMware fairly well, networking leaves some stuff to be desired. Next up in the chain is Rundeck. I was playing with knife-openstack, but since it’s really a bootstrapping tool, and my setup isn’t fully … Continue reading

OpenStack Revisit – Icehouse – Finishing Up

Now we add in the dashboard, network info, and logging: From the controller do the following… Setup Networks Setup Dashboard: Setup logging:

OpenStack Revisit – Icehouse – Creating a Compute Server

Getting Started – Controller Server – Network Server – Compute Server – Finishing Up The compute server is the hypervisor for OpenStack, following the OpenStack Operations Guide, I have the following services running on this node: Hypervisor Service: libvirtd Compute Services: openstack-nova-compute Network Services: neutron-openvswitch-agent, openvswitch To begin we need to create a Virtualbox VM, … Continue reading

OpenStack Revisit – Icehouse – Creating a Network Server

Getting Started – Controller Server – Network Server – Compute Server – Finishing Up The network server does the Firewalling and Bridging for OpenStack, following the OpenStack Operations Guide, I have the following services running on this node: Network Services: neutron-openvswitch-agent, neutron-l3-agent, neutron-dhcp-agent, neutron-metadata-agent, openvswitch To begin we need to create a Virtualbox VM, mine … Continue reading

OpenStack Revisit – Icehouse – Creating a Controller Server

Getting Started – Controller Server – Network Server – Compute Server – Finishing Up The controller is the central management system for OpenStack, following the OpenStack Operations Guide, I have the following services running on this node: Identity Service: openstack-keystone Image Services: openstack-glance-api, openstack-glance-registry Compute Services: openstack-nova-api, openstack-nova-cert, openstack-nova-consoleauth, openstack-nova-scheduler, openstack-nova-conductor, openstack-nova-novncproxy Network Services: neutron-server … Continue reading

OpenStack Revisit – Icehouse – Getting Started

Getting Started – Controller Server – Network Server – Compute Server – Finishing Up We are reviewing some hypervisor setups right now and one of the things we are looking at is OpenStack (again) but this time with LXC. I decided to setup some local VM’s to test with, ideally I want to try to … Continue reading

OpenStack Database Instance Removal Script

NOTE: This is old, I have been working on new scripts for Rundeck, one of the scripts is meant to do this same operation but for Icehouse. I recommend you take a look at it. This script might work still, but I have not tested it against any of the newer releases of OpenStack, I … Continue reading