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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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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MAAS add node failing

I am trying to install OpenStack using MAAS and juju but I can't get any nodes added into the MAAS system. I am doing this all on top of VMware vSphere 5.1. I have created the MAAS server with 4 ...
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upgrade node via MaaS or Juju

is there a way to make the upgrade of all nodes via MaaS or Juju? because to make that node bye node it takes too long time. thanks in advance.
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Juju remove units stuck in dying state so I can start over?

I have machines running on MaaS using Juju. Some of them failed to deploy because a hook didn't run because of an (invalid) setting I set in the config. In the Jju UI, I tried marking them as ...
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Wake on LAN with MAAS stuck in commissioning (does not turn on the machine)

I have a MAAS cluster controller with two NIC (eth0 - 193.51.236.0/24 - connected to public network and p1p1 - 192.168.0.0/24 - used for private MAAS nodes). I use 5 physical machines HP compaq 6000 ...
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Juju bootstrap environment fails

i have a problem during deploying my first juju environment "maas". The host is commissioned by MAAS but during the juju deployment there is this error: Setting up libtcmalloc-minimal4 (2.1-2ubuntu1) ...
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After reboot allocated node gets commissioned again

si had set up a maas with juju and deployed Openstack into it for testing. During my vacation i shut down all computers. Afterwards i started at first the maas server, then the node where juju was ...
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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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Juju bootstrap gives me a “409 CONFLICT” error

am defining a Juju environment on Ubuntu 12.04LTS but when i give command "juju bootstrap", it generates error i.e Unexpected Error interacting with provider: 409 CONFLICT 2012-04-13 02:25:01,025 ...
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How to determine the IPs of other components while deploying a charm on nova-compute?

I am writing a custom charm that is installed on the nova-compute. D uring the installation, I need to configure some OS files with the information of OS controller, cinder, neutron gateway etc. ...
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How can I configure multiple MaaS environments for juju?

i've realized a vMaaS with 3 vnodes where i deployed juju-gui (node1) and openstack in the other 2 nodes (node2,node3). These last ones at moment are in ready status on vMaaS. Then i've added other ...
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MaaS distributes new ip on every reboot

I have a working installation of MaaS in Version 1.5 on Trusty. I've deployed a juju bootstrap node already through it and have some 15 other physical machines in ready state. I've successfully ...
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Cannot Download Charm From juju-gui

Trying to do a simple provisioning through juju-gui, i.e., Mysql and Wordpress combo; however, when I press the deploy button, I get the following notification: Error deploying mysql Could not deploy ...
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Install MAAS before I Install MAAS?

Maybe I'm not understanding how the setup exactly works, but every guide I find on how to initially set up MAAS (in order to use juju and ubuntu to create a cloud environment) there is a step for me ...
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How do I delete a node from MAAS after removing it from Cobbler?

I've installed ubuntu maas server, and a couple of nodes. Everything went right, just for one node, now with status "Allocated to...". Question is, how do i delete this node. I've tried following : ...
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Unable to access MAAS nodes

I am trying to access to MAAS nodes. I cannot access them with ubuntu user nor ssh from MAAS server. I've added SSH key in MAAS web interface. I need to install Virsh onto them, but I cannot even ...
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juju bootstrap ssh no route

the problem is based on the context of VirtualBox, they are set on 3 virtual machines whose nodes are associated with a cluster controller, however when it completes the execution of "juju bootstrap" ...
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juju error: certificate expired/not-valid

On Ubuntu 14.04, I'm seeing below errors in juju machine log after deploying a juju charm for nova-compute : 2014-08-18 06:50:42 ERROR juju apiclient.go:119 state/api: websocket.Dial ...
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juju handshake node error..why (juju.state open.g:93 TLS handshake failed: x509:certificate has expired or is not yet valid

there is an error on the node..reads 2014-05-25 14:00:00 ERROR juju.state open.g:93 TLS handshake failed: x509: certificate has expired or is not yet valid 2014-05-25 14:00:01 ERROR juju.state ...
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How to reset MAAS 1.5 , LTS 14.04 Setting

I've been experimenting with MAAS, following https://insights.ubuntu.com/2013/11/15/interested-in-maas-and-juju-heres-how-to-try-it-in-a-vm/, using 14.04. I must done something wrong, as I am not able ...
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What is the best way to enable more than one network interface in a preseed (trusty)?

I need to enable both network interfaces on nodes that I deploy using MAAS. What is the recommended way to do that. Right now, only a single interface (eth0) is getting enabled. Do I modify the ...
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Can't bootstrap with Juju due to “ error back from server: 401 UNAUTHORIZED”

I have this little MAAS with only one node ready to deploy (ubuntu 12.04 Precise pangolin)... I was trying to set up the Juju enviroment but i continously get this error $ juju bootstrap Bootstrap ...
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MAAS: Unable to start “Commisioned” nodes

I am having problems while trying to start my first node using KVM (QEMU 2.0.0) and MAAS. Automatic detection worked fine, and during the commission (virtual machine window) I get errors such as: ...
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Can Ping but Cannot SSH to Openstack VM Instance

Have a multi-node MAAS-JUJU-Openstack setup, i.e., nova-cloud-controller, nova-compute, and quantum/neutron gateway are on separate hosts. In this setup, MAAS and openstack share 10.0.0.0/24 as their ...
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customizing the maas curtin (fastpath) preseed install

I've been trying, unsuccessfully, to find documentation/examples on how to customize various things using the fastpath installer. The following doc gives a high-level overview: ...
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PXE Error “E53” No boot filename received

I am running a virtual machine Ubuntu 14.04 MAAS server on my laptop. It is connected to the internet via a usb dongle. I imported all the boot images and configured my dhcp. When i want to boot ...
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Connect VM directly to external network in openstack

I have installed openstack using MaaS and JuJu on Ubuntu 14.04 machines. I am using Neutron openstack for networking which is installed on a VM. I can assign a floating IP to VM and ping it. However ...
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Is there any reference or material about the preseed file of MaaS Fast Installer?

These days, I have tried to assign IP address to a node using the fast path installer (curtin). In automatic installation procedure, we can assign a ip address to the primary network interface using ...
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JUJU MAAS Bootstrap all on VM

1) I have maas server on Vm with 4 node all ubuntu 14.04 trusty 2) I have another VM as JUJU server i tried to bootstrap juju i got this error: ERROR bootstrap failed: cannot upload bootstrap tools: ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 MAAS TFTP config file location?

So I have been dipping my toes into the awesomeness that is MAAS, but I am running into trouble. Background: I am trying to set up a MAAS/Juju test cluster using Virtualbox VMs on a Windows desktop. ...
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Node in MAAS not waking up on LAN

I am trying to add nodes in MAAS cluster. I setup MAAS Server in VM using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I completed the post-install tasks like installing MAAS, configure network, DHCP-DNS, creating logins, ...
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Creating custom images for MAAS install

I am trying to deploy a Juju charm which requires an updated 3.11 kernel on Ubuntu 12.04. Since kernel update requires a reboot, I'm thinking of creating a custom image which has the updated kernel. ...
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Maas cannot power control virsh node

Maas is not able to power-control vm-nodes. If i try to commission a declared vm node with the power settings: Power address: qemu+ssh://ubuntu@192.168.25.14/system Power id: vm1 the node does not ...
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Juju bootstraping gomaasapi timestamp error

Have a simple setup consisting of one LTS 14.04 MAAS server, responsible for dhcp and dns, and a laptop target node. Target node has successfully reached "Ready" state; however, while attempting to ...
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can't find the maas file on my system /usr/share/maas/maas/urls.py

I don't know where i have gone wrong while installing maas.I can't access the maas webpage from my host browser.I checked for errors. apache2 is running,my hostname is correct but i couldn't find the ...
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Can't seem to add node to maas w/o PXE

Is there any way of installing MAAS on a already up and running Ubuntu server 14.04 (e.g. install MAAS, add the MAC address, configure and so forth)?
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Problems with Ceph installation in Juju deployed OpenStack environment

We are running in to an issue setting up ceph to be used as backend for cinder using the charms. Our environment consists of OpenStack icehouse on Ubuntu 14.04 (Trusty). Most of the documents on ceph ...
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What's the correct MAAS DHCP configuration?

I've set up a MAAS controller by following this documentation: http://maas.ubuntu.com/docs1.4/cluster-configuration.html However, when I got to the DHCP configurations I was a little puzzled. The ...
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Upgrade MaaS from 1.5 to 1.6 on a running installation

Is it possible to upgrade an exsisting MaaS installation from 1.5 to 1.6 on 14.04? Is there a PPA for this? I'm currently running 1.5 on trusty. I've 16 nodes in the rack so far registered in MaaS, ...
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Is there a way to statically map MAC addresses to IP addresses for machines in MAAS?

I have few (11) servers in MAAS that will be used for OpenStack deployment. I want to give specific IP addresses to specific nodes in the MAAS. Is there a way to map the MAC address to IP address so ...
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apt-get update tries to download uncompressed Packages file

I am using a physical server right now. I have installed MAAS and cannot use the apt-get function at all. When I type sudo apt-get update I get a long string with some things updating and most things ...
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I cannot access the juju-gui even though I have installed it and it shows me service started

I cannot access the juju-gui even though I have installed it and it shows me service started. I have installed it on the same maas server. It shows me agent state: started. The public address given ...
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MAAS 1.5+bzr2252-0ubuntu1 on Ubuntu 14.04 comissioning scripts fail

I am giving a try to MAAS and I have found an issue which I do not know how to tackle. Here is the scenario. I have installed MAAS 1.5+bzr2252-0ubuntu1 on Ubuntu 14.04. And have setup manually 3 ...
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How to deploy multiple juju services on the same server with MaaS

I have 6 services that I need to deploy with 5 physical servers. Would it be ok to deploy juju gui with haproxy? How would you deploy multiple services to one server. I saw some documentation for ...
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how to create a Backdoor (add a login) to ephemeral images

Can anyone tell me, if this is a script that needs to be created or are these commands that need to be entered? Now, I do know that some are commands. I have no idea what the rest are. And do I enter ...
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ip forwarding set up so the nodes can get to the internet through your MAAS host?

how to set up ip forwarding, so the nodes can get to the internet through your MAAS host? although my setup runs maas, commissions servers, turns nodes on and off, nodes are at ready state. i have a ...
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I can't reach a allocated MAAS node through ssh

I'd like to reach a MAAS node through ssh. When I installed the ubuntu 14.04 using the fast installer, ip address was not assigned to the MAAS node. So it is not reachable. "Route Info Failed" ...
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How add a network printer with command line to Ubuntu 14.04

Description: In MAAS i need a node with a network printer , so I need some command to add in JUJU install to add network printer . If there is a solution let me know. Thanks
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error during the import of the files for MaaS with its stable release via ppa

after I've added the stable release of Maas via ppa on my Ubuntu 14.04lts Svr and made the upgrade, during the import of its images file using the command: $: sudo maas-import-pxe-files I've ...
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Error boostraping juju maas juju-db already running

I'm trying to bootstrap a juju maas environment. I get the error "job is already running: juju-db". I destroy the environment run again and get the same thing. It brings up a maas node and does ...