Juju is a next generation service orchestration framework. It has been likened to APT for the cloud.

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How do I deploy an OpenStack cloud with Juju?

I'd like to get a test cloud up and running in preparation for a possible deployment of 12.04. I messed with the UEC a bit, but have had a much harder time finding anything helpful as a primer for the ...
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How do I configure juju for local usage?

I'm too cheap to pay for EC2, and I don't have enough servers to set up my own openstack, how do I configure juju to use Linux Containers (LXC) on something like my laptop?
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How do I run Juju on a local server?

I'd like to use juju on my server at home to get to know juju and play with it. I have multiple computers and would like to access what's on the server from any of them. When I went through the ...
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Horizon: Apache exceptions at import_module

I've deployed Openstack using juju, and everything looks normal except that I cannot browse to openstack-dashboard. I get error 500 Internal Server Error. I looked through apache2 logs at that node ...
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What is a Juju Charm?

What is a Juju Charm? What is it used for?
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What username/password does MAAS assign to nodes?

When commissioning a new node, what username/password does MAAS assign to the node after the OS is installed?
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How can I configure Juju for deployment on HP Cloud?

HP Cloud has a new cloud service out based on Open Stack. How can I configure my environments.yaml to connect to the new service?
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Does juju run on non-Ubuntu distributions?

I have been experimenting with juju for an upcoming platform evaluation Question I know I will be asked: Is it possible to run juju on non-ubuntu distros?
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How do I configure Juju for deployment on Rackspace Cloud?

I'd like to use Juju to deploy to Rackspace Cloud, how can I do this?
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How do I add a relationship between two charms to pass information between them?

I am new to juju. So far I have created and started deploying one application charm and sever charm separately. But now from the application I need to add relationship to server charm and get details ...
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Is it possible to specify an image or list of packages to install on a per-node basis in MAAS?

Or, is this a job for juju instead?
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What's the difference between Juju and Puppet/Chef?

Have tried asking 3rd party about key differences between Juju and Puppet/Chef. 3rd parties are not too familiar with Juju and could not say. They simply stated the others have a lot of momentum, and ...
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How can I configure Juju for deployment on OpenStack?

I would like to test juju charms on trystack.org, however I have not found any docu, how to configure juju for the openstack API?
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Juju stuck in “pending” state when using LXC [closed]

So I'm trying to get started with Juju, and tried to do this locally using LXC. I followed the instructions here: How do I configure juju for local usage? Unfortunately this doesn't seem to work for ...
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What's the correct way to share a Juju environment?

I would like to deploy something but I need to be able to have teammates interact with the environment. How do I do this? Are ssh keys involved?
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How can I configure multiple deployment environments for juju?

I want to be able to deploy charms both locally and to EC2. What's an example environments.yaml that has both entries? And how can I switch between them so I can just deploy to EC2 and/or LXC?
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How do I “clean up” a machine after using the local provider?

I'm doing some testing and sometimes I have issues with containers and juju. How do I clean up a machine so that I can start using the local provider "from scratch" without reinstalling?
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MaaS minimum requirements with juju-jitsu?

I've browsed through so many different sites and found so much contradictory information. As I am getting tired of this and do belive this question affects many other users, so I would like to collect ...
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How do I deploy multiple stacks in an environment?

I've deployed a haproxy->lamp->mysql stack using juju. It seemed pretty straight forward and it works well from my tests. I've also seen its easy to scale a layer and add extra units to the lamp ...
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How do I use a specific AMI for juju instances?

I would like to use another AMI with juju instead of the default AMI, where do I specify this?
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How do I get started with Juju?

I want to mess with Ubuntu Juju, how do I get started?
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Is Swift object storage a requirement?

We're in the process of deploying a private openstack instance but don't have the Swift object storage service available yet. Can juju bootstrap launch a utility instance without swift? I see that the ...
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Parsing error when bootstrapping on Windows

I am trying to get Juju working on Windows 8 but I am running in to some errors when trying to get juju to see my ssh keys: C:\Users\username> juju bootstrap error: error parsing environment ...
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Juju returns “No matching node is available” when trying to bootstrap a MaaS

This is my error while doing bootstrap , the status of nodes i added were declared and now i have accept and commising and it says comminsing started , i need help please .. clusteruser@cluster:~$ ...
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How does juju expose work?

If I expose my service, for instance teamspeak server, on what address it will be running? On my server address? For example: my server has an address of 158.37.15.167. If I deploy teamspeak from my ...
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Juju debug-hooks, how to run hook in debug terminal or get more information?

I'm having trouble deploying the Havana Openstack charms on precise for cinder, nova-cloud-controller, and quantum-gateway. I'm using MaaS running Virsh managed KVM machines. I'm getting errors with ...
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MAAS and Juju Post-Bootstrap Connection Error

I am working with a rather weird issue using MAAS and Juju where after the bootstrap, machine "0" has been successfully created, I cannot deploy any services issuing a simple juju deploy mysql. To ...
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juju status returns ERROR Invalid SSH Key

I was able to successfully juju bootstrap, but get an error with juju status. Here is what I got the first time I ran it: Please type 'yes' or 'no': The authenticity of host ...
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MAAS 1.7 How to Deploy utopic images

Installed MAAS 1.7 and successfully deployed several Trusty images; however, cannot deploy any utopic images. Added utopic repository by following http://maas.ubuntu.com/docs/bootsources.html, and my ...
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Is there a way to force destroy a machine?

I've got a unit that is stuck in pending mode, how can I forcefully destroy it?
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How does Juju “co-exist” with Chef, taking the automation process “one step further”?

It is clear from this post that Juju sits at a different layer than Chef Server. Juju sits at the orchestration or service layer, while Chef sits more at the individual server or configuration layer. ...
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Architecture diagram explaining the Ubuntu Cloud Infrastructure with MAAS / Openstack architecture?

I'm interested in Ubuntu Cloud Infrastructure with MAAS (based on Openstack from what I understand) but cannot find any architecture diagram which gives an overview of how MAAS works. The case is ...
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Howto configure MAAS to separate PXE traffic and IPMI traffic on different subnets?

I am trying to set up a part of our network as a linux cluster. Since its a little educational for me, I choose using MAAS with JuJu. However there are some questions that boggle my mind and I was ...
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How to configure MAAS to be able to boot virtual machines

I am running a virtual (kvm) MAAS/juju setup where most of the MAAS nodes (including MAAS master) are virtual, but some are also physical nodes. The physical Dell 1950 nodes configures automatically ...
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Step by Step Install of MAAS and JUJU

I am working on understanding the pieces that I am missing in being able to deploy Juju across the other MAAS nodes. I don't know If I have a step out of place, or missing a few. The MaaS server ...
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Juju cannot deploy services with MAAS

I would like deploy one or more charms with juju on MAAS environments (without OpenStack). The environment of the MAAS Controller is Ubuntu 12.10 with 2 NICs. One of the NIC is connected to a external ...
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Scaled down Openstack Grizzly installation with Juju and Maas

I would like to test Openstack Grizzly deployment in the similar way described in How can I install Openstack Grizzly using Juju and MAAS? with a limited number of servers, leveraging on Virtual-Maas ...
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How to specify ec2 instance types for different services?

After I have specified a default EC2 instance type for my Juju charm, how do I override that for one of the services? For instance, the Juju tutorial deploys wordpress and mysql, and I can set the ...
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Can juju detect down service?

I would like to have a MySQL separated on two servers with one being a master and the other a slave. Can juju detect if the master is down and promote the slave or would I have to do it manually? ...
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Invalid SSH key error in juju when using it with MAAS

This is the output of juju from a clean install with 2 nodes all running 12.04 juju bootstrap - finishes with no errors and allocates the machine to the user but still no joy after juju ...
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How can I relaunch juju daemons without stop/starting local LXC containers?

I'm using juju in local mode with LXC. I updated juju on the host with a classical: apt-get install juju And had a plentyful of python errors in juju debug-log probably because juju processes ...
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Is juju only for cloud usage?

Can Juju be used on a single server to make it easier to deploy services like MySQL and any other Charms that are available? I understand that it is a tool to deploy and manage huge cloud servers but ...
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juju deploy: series does not match

I ran these commands: juju generate-config juju switch manual Then I edited the environment file to add the host address. Then: juju bootstrap juju deploy --to 0 juju-gui And I got the error ...
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Cannot bootstrap due to “”precise“ images in RegionOne with arches [amd64 i386]” error

I am having an issue with installing Juju and bootstrapping. I have the Swift storage setup, and the new bucket gets created. The tools have been synced, and all that looks fine. However when I ...
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juju bootstrap fails with connection refused errors

We have the following MAAS setup- One node is setup as the server with both MAAS cluster and region controllers running on it. We added 2 nodes which are in a private virtual LAN with the server node. ...
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Deploying a Node.js app using Juju

A little background. We are attempting to improve the deployment flow of our Node.js application, and decided to investigate Juju. I am attempting to deploy a small practice express app (which does ...
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juju bootstrap fails in Azure (BadRequest - The affinity group name is empty or was not specified.) [closed]

Commmand and results copied below. I'm aware of https://bugs.launchpad.net/juju-core/+bug/1236136 but this is a separate issue as I am using the West US region for everything. This occurs when ...
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public address null and present state pending after destroy-environment , disabling firewall and bootstrap again [closed]

I have done everystep as it was written on ubuntu 12.04 maas, but now i am stuck here for over a month and could not find how to solve it .. Please help .. When i do juju status it says : ...
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How do I deploy a specific revision of a charm?

I am trying to deploy a charm, mongodb with the following: juju deploy mongodb but the newest revision introduced a bug, or for some other reason I want to deploy an older version of the charm, how ...
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How do I prepare MAAS to serve images on OpenStack?

I've got Openstack ready with MAAS, how do I prepare the cloud with Ubuntu images so I can deploy it with Juju?