Metal as a Service – MAAS – lets you treat physical servers like virtual machines in the cloud. Rather than having to manage each server individually, MAAS turns your bare metal into an elastic cloud-like resource.

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MaaS node deployment failing on HP Proliant DL380 G5

i have a little lab environment with 3 DL380 G5s. All of them have 2 disks forming RAID 1+0. Got one set up as maas controller with ubuntu 14.04 (had no problem using LVM to install Ubuntu on the raid)...
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How can I install Openstack with MAAS, JUJU single node

Well, I saw many tutorials about this, but none works for me =/ I have a machine server with Ubuntu Server 14.04, CPU AMD with 4 cores, RAM 4 GB and a HD 500 GB. I want to install the Openstack ...
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Ubuntu MAAS vs EMS/NMS

Can anyone kindly explain what the difference between element management system/network management system (EMS/NMS) and Ubuntu MAAS is? Isn't it the similar concept here? I am newbie here in Ubuntu ...
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Openstack via Landscape/Autopilot - “console is currently unavailable”

I have just deployed a physical Openstack environment with the latest stable Openstack-Install script and then the Landscape autopilot, the install of both parts seems to have completed successful and ...
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MAAS metadata error under Node install

Im trying to follow the http://www.ubuntu.com/download/cloud/install-openstack-with-autopilot to try out Autopilot and OpenStack on my own hardware. I managed to get the MAAS Server up and running. ...
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Installing openstack with Juju and MAAS

I'm currently trying to deploy an Openstack cluster using Juju and MAAS on Ubuntu 14.04. I have 6 servers, one allocated as my MAAS server and the rest are enlisted and commissioned by the MAAS ...
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MAAS credentials for open stack

I was installing Open-stack on my Ubuntu machine. I have successfully installed MAAS and am able to access the GUI. Everything went well but I am stuck at the point where i have to start installing ...
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How can I deploy a new ssh key to hosts after adding it in the maas admin account?

I generated a new ssh rsa key pair. I added the public key to the MAAS Admin "user preferences" => "SSH keys". How do I push that new key to the maas nodes?
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Deploy MAAS, Juju, Openstack

I have look in to dozens on online document but none give me the exact steps and recommendation for deploying MAAS, Juju and OpenStack on Ubuntu. There's plenty of documentation available but none ...
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Landscape Autopilot Installer juju ended with exit code 1

I'm trying to install an Autopilot Landscape based cloud. I go past the steps selecting the services and then the hardware. The next step is the deployment, where it begins by running juju bootstrap ...
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maas fails in deploying a node

I have a physical server with ubunut 14.04 and maas 1.8.2 on it with access to Internet. There is a node connected to maas server through a switch. Common configurations for maas's NICs has been taken ...
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Specify the bootstrapped node in MAAS?

I am testing out MAAS in a demo environment of differently specified machines and would like the bootstrap node to be the smaller of the machines. Is there a way to specify the bootstrap node?
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JUJU and ERROR environment has no access-key or secret-key

following the official guide: https://jujucharms.com/docs/stable/clouds-maas and considered that I've generated the ssh key (added it to UI of MAAS) and the API key, my environments.yaml file ...
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What is the proper way to use a package cache with MAAS or Juju?

I use an apt-cacher-ng server on one of the computers on my network. I'm new trying to set up OpenStack, using Juju on MAAS. Is there a way to tell the machines Juju will be setting up to use this ...
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How can build relation between Rabbitmq-Server (as buffer for request interface) for my owm locla charm( process the requests)

The case is here: I decide to use Rabittmq-Server as interface for request input and using my own charm fro connect to the rabitt mq and process the the requests!. How can I relate this two ( my ...
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Ubuntu MAAS with Juju

I have a doubt about juju. Do we have to install Juju on the ubuntu server or ubuntu desktop? Thanks in advance.
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How to setup a server for my application for cloud computing?

Requirement: I am the developer of a software which can do enormous number crunching. The number crunching software should be installed on the server. I have a client side application which ...
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Why is it that aa full deployment will require a minimum of 10 servers?

I wish to try MaaS, and there's only two machine, could I install one with MaaS service, and use MaaS and juju to deploy the other bare machine with openstack nova-compute? Thank you so much for ...
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Should I use MAAS and Juju if I only intent to use a single PC?

I am planing to setup a local server at my home that I will use for various entertainment/work tasks. Do you think that installing MAAS and juju is an overkill if I intent to use only one pc?
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what is maas exactly?

i'm quite a newb on this subject and this is my first attempt. I could't find much documentation about what MAAS is exactly. I made my own MAAS server and 1 node is now added and allocated. SSH works ...
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In a MAAS/juju setup, is it possible to deploy multiple charms (eg. mysql and wordpress) on one single MAAS node?

Well the headline basically says it all. I have a small testing environment running, and this question pops up. Not all charms need a whole node for them selves. Is it possible for me to deploy both ...
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How do I use MAAS and Juju with an existing DHCP server?

I found some information about installing ubuntu with MaaS and JuJu, and I would like to try it out however I am not finding any information on how to take in to account a DHCP server already in the ...
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maas node deployment failed

MaaS = ubuntu 15 Nodes = ubuntu 14 Using maas: 1.7.6+bzr3376-0ubuntu2~15.04.1 http://pastebin.com/4nCxtMg2 The node fails after a PXE boot curtain install request. Cloud init info from node: http://...
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Node in MAAS FAILED_COMMISSIONING

I am trying to add a node to the maas cluster. Maas controller is able to wake the node and start commissioning. But it fails at the end and shows the error FAILED_COMMISSIONING. Here is the log from /...
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MAAS 1.9.3 Failed Commissioning

This is my first post and I am new here so please bare with me. I have recently installed a MAAS server in preparation of installing Autopilot for Openstack. I am using version 1.9.3 since the 2.0 ...
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Ubuntu Openstack MAAS multiple VLAN's

I have setup Ubuntu Openstack using MAAS. Now after the fact i decided i wan to add additional additional VLAN's to it. I add new network VLAN and then attach that to a new router in Horizon. But i ...
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Error running $ juju quickstart

Error running $ juju quickstart. I doubt there is some problem with maas installation but can't find any. juju quickstart v2.2.4 ssh-agent has been started. To interact with Juju or ...
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Any way to “un-release” a node from MAAS?

One of our Autopilot openstack nodes was accidently released from MAAS. I cannot seem to find a way to "un-release" or bring the node back into a deployed state without re-deploying which I believe ...
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MAAS networking

I installed MAAS and autopilot installed Openstack. I have VM instances running and reachable. My question is i would like to add additional VLAN's now to put VM instances in different networks. I ...
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node “Failed commissioning” on MAAS and hang on “[ OK ] Started Update UTMP about System Runlevel Changes.” shown on node console

I use vmware-openstack-autopilot to install MAAS and want to deploy its package. All nodes could not be switched from commissioning to ready state in the Web UI. They switched instead to "Failed ...
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MAAS 1.9 can't deploy OS

I recently upgraded my MAAS server and found myself with MAAS 1.9.1+bzr4543-0ubuntu1. I saw that the old version of MAAS that I had been running was no longer supported, so no great loss there. ...
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How to configure /etc/maas/maas-proxy.conf?

is there someone who could help me to set properly MAAS to use a proxy ? there is a proxy in between MAAS and the internet, How to point MAAS to a different proxy and tell maas-proxy to use an ...
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Can you prevent Juju from destroying machines?

I've been experimenting with Juju and after I deploy a service to a node if I destroy it the node is released from Juju back into the MaaS pool. From the documentation it doesn't seem like this ...
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Reset Unit ID or Machine ID in JUJU

How can we reset unit-id or machine-id? so when it tries to assign id it start form 1, not where it was left before?
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Is MAAS like a Beowulf cluster?

Hi fellow ubuntu users, I was looking into using several Ubuntu desktops as a Beowulf cluster. But this seemed complicated, or I am too lazy to get into it :) and mmost of the software is outdated. ...
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BSON data iteration

I am calling the maas api to get the details of node. And I am getting the output as bson data. How can I iterate it. By searching I found that BSON package. But I want to use alternative of this. ...
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Openstack Autopilot Installation (Problem with last step)

I have setup the following. MaasController working. 7 nodes that PXE boot and are properly commissioned and Ready. What is the problem? When I run "sudo openstack-install" and fill out the ...
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pxe booted node dose not shutdown automatically!

I setup maas 1.8 on Ubuntu 14.04 and configured pretty everything from internet facing network interface (eth0) to private network interface (eth1) to generating ssh key and putting it in maas GUI. I ...
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I need to help about Ubuntu MAAS Architecture in My Scenario

I educate about Ubuntu MAAS a while, So I have plan my architecture and I have many question about MAAS Domain: zanroo.zone registered on GoDaddy Region Controller on High Availability Server1: on EC2 ...
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GET Node details

When I call the Maas API with resp = self.client.get(u"nodes/%s/" % node_id, "details") print resp.read() I am getting following o/p How can I iterate over this?
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Running openstack-install with MAAS and Juju - Keystone errors while “waiting for deployed services to be in a ready state”

I'm trying to deploy OpenStack (Liberty) to my machines using the openstack-installer's multi option on an Ubuntu 14.04 machine, but I'm not having a lot of success. As far as I can tell, MAAS 1.9.3 ...
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Undocumented limits on Openstack Autopilot

I've been playing with Canonical’s OpenStack Autopilot and following the guide here: http://www.openstackbasement.com/home However, on completion of the installation, I've found that there is a limit ...
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Cannot add SSH key to MaaS

I have install Ubuntu 16.04, kernel 4.4.0-24-generic. As MaaS I have generate SSH keys using ssh-keygen -t rsa I hit enter for no passphrase I have typed more ~/.ssh/id_rsa.pub to get the key I have ...
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Commissioning VMware machines not visible in MAAS using Autopilot VMware Appliance Setup

I'm trying Openstack Autopilot VMware Appliance Setup on vSphere and Workstation. After running autopilot-config it looks like everything is OK and I get an INFO message that VMware machines are ...
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MAAS 2.0.0 - Extra Data when adding subnet

I've seen this error on another post here, but can't comment on it. The error I'm getting when trying to add a subnet is "Extra data: line 1 column 6 (char 5)". I've attempted multiple ways to put ...
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cannot add nodes to MaaS 2.0

Using Cisco C240M3 servers Installed 16.04 on one server Installed MaaS Add new node using IPMI MaaS reboots the node, but node does not get added, it goes through a boot procedure and then stops at ...
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How to remotely power on nodes on maas 2.0

I wonder if anyone minds instructing me how to remotely power on a node on maas since on maas 2.0 wake-on-lan is no longer available on power type options you were able to choose from at the maas gui'...
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MAAS/Autopilot install enable console

In Autopilot install of Openstack I see that I don't have console enabled. Googled it and only found below as a solution. Thing is I don't have nova-cloud-controller installed at all using autopilot. ...
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MAAS Failed commissioning

Everyone , I'm receiving this error on my maas controller node: provisioningserver.drivers.hardware.virsh.VirshError: Unknown state: apagado all my machines have this status " Failed ...
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A step by step Openstack installation on Ubuntu tutorial

I am an IT Student doing a cloud related project and self learning about cloud technology. I am planning to build a private Cloud for my project, I have been searching for the openstack installation ...