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Landscape OpenStack Installation Requirements Checklist

I'm trying a Openstack Install using Landscape, with MAAS and a set of KVM/virt-manager virtual machines. The VMs have worked well with MAAS, and the Landscape install on a VM successfully completed. ...
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openstack-install issues

openstck-install failed during Landscape deployment with error as below in commands.log. Problem deploying Landscape: {'output': "2014-12-03 14:49:09 [DEBUG] deployer.cli: Using runtime GoEnvironment ...
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Is there a list of suggested hardware specs for trying Ubuntu Openstack?

http://www.ubuntu.com/download/cloud/install-ubuntu-openstack mentions needing 7 computers with two hard disks and at least two with dual nics. However, it doesn't mention any CPU/storage ...
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The “OpenStack” package ignores system-wide network proxy settings

I often found myself redownloading the same package of lxc instances when failed and retried to reinstall the openstack-install either using the Landscape, single, or multi modes options, which take ...
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how to install landscape server LDS (Dedicated Server) on ubuntu 14.04lts via ppa? [duplicate]

I'd like to install and test Landscape Dedicated Server (LDS) on my Ubuntu 14.04 LTS server but I don't know how to install it. The only guides I found on the Internet are for Landascape client. As ...
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installing Ubuntu Openstack - Canonical Distribution on a virtual environment

I've tried to install Ubuntu Openstack - Canonical Distribution using this new Ubuntu guide. During step 3, i use the following command to install MaaS; sudo apt install maas I've received this ...
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Where to install Juju

I'm reading the question at How do I install Landscape for personal use? and have a question regarding the install of Juju: Is Juju to be installed on the "Landscape Dedicated Server"?
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openstack-install Can't import Boot Images

Trying openstack-install, http://www.ubuntu.com/download/cloud/install-ubuntu-openstack, on a Trusty server - hoping to get Openstack Juno going - but having problems with importing images. Install ...
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Autopilot could not be installed on VMware ESXi 5.5

Hi Ubuntu OpenStack Autopilot team, I could not install the autopilot on VMware ESXi 5.5 though nested virtualization was enabled. I was running Ubuntu 14.04.1 with latest update. This one when I ...
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Openstack deployment fails at 99% Configure Availability Zones

Using the newly released Landscape deploy for Openstack, I've gotten to 99% completion, with 1 failure citing Configure Availability Zones. error I have received Unsupported Scheme: '' I'm going ...
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How do I install Landscape for personal use?

I'd like to manage my home machines and laptops with Landscape, how can I do this?
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Difference between “Ubuntu OpenStack: The Canonical Distribution” and plain old Ubuntu Openstack distribution

I was trying to deploy Openstack on Ubuntu. I found following two different links: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/UbuntuCloudInfrastructure ...
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“Installing Ubuntu OpenStack: The Canonical distribution” failed due to bootstrap timeout

I am following the "Installing Ubuntu OpenStack: The canonical distribution" guide to deploy Canonical Openstack. My MAAS setup is already there and in healthy condition. However "sudo ...
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Which Juju's OpenStack Charms am I using (Community or Canonical)?

To give you better idea, let me just give you a little context I had a MAAS setup with 6 nodes in ready state. One of my node became Juju bootstrap node. After that I deployed OpenStack Juju charms ...
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Is it possible to install Landscape openstack in virtual machine?

I tried to install ubuntu landscape openstack in virtual machine for test purposes and to undrestand how does it work, but it does not work. I followed the official ubuntu tutorial ...
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Managing Ubuntu 14.04 clients alternative landscape

We are migrating some Windows pc's to Linux (Ubuntu 14.04). For Windows we have a tool to manage those devices: checking invetory on pc's (which software is installed) pushing software to the ...
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Installation guide for multiple servers using Cockpit

I found this project can handle multiple servers Cockpit Project but I do not know how to use it. Question is then, is there Cockpit documentation or is there an alternative for MULTIPLE server ...
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What does “LDS” stand for in the openstack reference implementation?

Looking on this page, I see "LDS" mentioned. http://www.ubuntu.com/cloud/ubuntu-openstack/reference-architecture Go to the "Services Virtualized High Availability" tab, and look at the virtualized ...
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14.04_LTS and Remote Login (UCCS)?

Upgraded my laptop to 14.04_LTS from 13.10 not long ago and decided to check that "Remote Login" thingy I have on the login screen (never used it before and I'm pretty new to Ubuntu) So I tried to ...
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Does Landscape support Ubuntu derivatives?

Can we add an Ubuntu derivative to list of computers to manage in Ubuntu Landscape or just Ubuntu? At least the official ones (Lubuntu, Xubuntu, etc.).
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Migration from generic OpenStack to Ubuntu Openstack

Does anyone have experience and advice in migrating from a generic OpenStack cloud to one based on Ubuntu tools (including MAAS, Juju, Landscape, etc)? We are hitting the limit on our install, and ...
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MOTD - show memory usage

I'm a n00b when it comes to bash scripting, so I was hoping someone could help me out. I have a server running 11.04, and my message of the day includes how much memory is currently used: System ...
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Setting up remote access through Landscape

I have read about using Landscape like a VNC program and I want to access my home computer through the university PC, which runs Ubuntu 12.04. I have read that I need to add my home PC as remote ...
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How do I install packages from landscape? [closed]

Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS (precise) I've found some resources on how to do install packages from landscape, but I think that's for the desktop version. The server version doesn't seem to have the installer. ...
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Register Computer in Landscape

I have 10 "Remaining virtual machine registrations" but I am not able to register any Computer. Neither a "normal" Ubuntu Instalaltion ( Bare metal ) nor a LXC-Container or a Virtual Box Machine. The ...
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How can I remove the landscape.canonical.com greeting from motd?

Logging into a server with ssh produces the landscape-generated message of the day, which includes the suggestion for using https://landscape.canonical.com/ to graph data: Graph this data and ...
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Why does MOTD and “landscape-sysinfo” show different disk usage to “df”?

I have several drives on my server mounted separately. They are getting close to full. When I ssh to my server, motd reports disk usage, for example: => /home is using 89.3% of 916.89GB But if I ...
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SMART monitoring of landscape machines

I'm using Canonical Landscape, and I wondered if there is a way to be automatically notified if the SMART status of a disk deteriorates. I just noticed by chance that the disks started failing in one ...
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Not able to boot after upgrading to 12.10 in Sony laptop

I am using Windows 7 Home basic and Ubuntu 12.04 on my SONY laptop, Ubuntu is default boot OS, today upgraded to 12.10, after this not able to boot latest version of Ubuntu and previous versions also. ...
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Cannot remove landscape-common or dist-upgrade

Doing: dpkg --purge "landscape-common" (Reading database ... 125316 files and directories currently installed.) Removing landscape-common ... File "/usr/bin/pyclean", line 64 except (IOError, ...
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Can I just buy a Landscape server license?

I want to purchase Landscape, but I have yet to get my questions answered. I have about 400 Ubuntu 12.04 Laptops and 1 Ubuntu 12.04 Server. Do I have to purchase a Landscape client licence for each ...
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How to add Landscape monitoring to machine 0 in juju

The Juju Landscape charm supports adding relations to services, but there is no visible service in machine 0 to add a relation to. How to add it to Landscape then?
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Are there any free Landscape alternatives? [duplicate]

Is there a free alternative to landscape for the management of network client?
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Getting error while installing ubuntu landscape

I have been trying to install ubuntu landscape server using this link https://help.landscape.canonical.com/LDS/QuickStart and i am getting error in steps 6.IN this above link canonical mention ...
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How can I install Ubuntu Landscape on my LAN? [duplicate]

I am planning to install ubuntu landscape server for my local network, can any one share me installation document of it and also please tell me what are the basic setup requirement (software & ...
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Removing pending orphan activities in Landscape

I am using the hosted Canonical Landscape to manage my Ubuntu servers. Recently, I migrated an Ubuntu 12.04.1 virtual machine from one host to another. After the migration, the server was unable to ...
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How does landscape calculate memory usage?

I'm trying to debug an OOM situation in an Ubuntu 12.04 server, and looking at the Memory graphs in Landscape, I noticed that there wasn't any serious memory usage spike. Then I looked at the output ...
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What are the options for managing multiple Ubuntu installations together and keeping them in same state

Recently I got in charge of managing 2 computer labs (currently 35 workstations, could double in a month or two) in university with total control over software stack as long as I install a bunch of ...
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What kind of support does Canonical provide on a business level?

I was wondering about support for Ubuntu in general. If a small and or large business is running Ubuntu, what type of issues does Canonical help out with? examples: if a business is running a ...
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Can I SSH into a computer using Landscape?

I have a couple of computers that I manage using Canonical Landscape. Both of them are behind routers and in different cities so I can't easily SSH into them using openssh. They're running Ubuntu ...
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How can I upgrade a computer to 12.10 beta via Landscape?

I have Canonical Landscape managing a couple of computers. I want to upgrade one of them to Ubuntu 12.10 beta. I don't have access to the computer in question unfortunately (it's 400km away). I ...
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Landscape-like tool to distribute security upgrades to OS? [duplicate]

i'm looking for an alternative to Landscape, Spacewalk (for RHEL), or CTL to perform a specific job. I need to control and apply OS upgrades on ubuntu systems, for 100+ servers, and so far i wasn't ...
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Does Landscape support user management?

Does Landscape support the following user management features? create user delete user change password for user with given username add user to group remove user from group set user login shell ...
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user management for 10+ ubuntu machines

We have two ubuntu servers and 10 ubuntu client machines. I want to maintain all users from the server something like Active Directory in windows. Is there any GUI for maintaining and achieving such ? ...
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What is the new “Management service” in the System settings?

In the Ubuntu 12.04 version, there is an item in the System settings under System category with name "Management Service". When I Clicked on it a new windows appears and asks for Installing Landscape ...
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How many computer I can connect to Landscape if I buy only one Ubuntu Advantage subscription?

I want to buy 1 year Ubuntu Advantage subscription for 1 desktop. I actually do not need support, but I need Landscape. I want to manage all my office computers through Landscape. Are there any ...
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Are there any open source alternative to Landscape?

Better yet, are there any Spacewalk-like software that works for both RedHat-based and Debian-based systems?
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How to get server MOTD on non-server install

Is there a way to get the fancy MOTD that shows up on an Ubuntu Server install on my Ubuntu Alternate install? Like this: Welcome to Ubuntu 11.10 (GNU/Linux 3.0.0-12-server x86_64) * Documentation: ...
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Manage ubuntu 11.10 desktop from server webconsole

Are there any alternatives to Ubuntu landscape as I want to manage ubuntu desktops of different version 10.04,11.04 and 11.10
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Software to monitor all ubuntu systems

I have more than 150 ubuntu systems connected in a network. Can someone suggest me a good monitoring software to monitor all these systems?? Like i wanna check what are all the ips are up and what are ...