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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Only 3 Hypervisors available with HA deployment - Openstack - Autopilot

I have "successfully" deployed Openstack with Autopilot, I have 6 nodes and have HA configured. My understanding was that it should be deployed with compute and storage everywhere. But when I do a ...
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How to change the maas region controller

Is there any way to replace an maas "all-in-one" cluster/region controller with a new server, without need to reinstall the system in the deployed nodes? I mean, my all-in-one server failed, and now ...
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Apple Mac Pro as part of a MaaS Cluster?

Has anyone tried putting a Apple Mac Pro in a MaaS cluster. Basically we have a internal cluster for development builds, continuous integration, automated testing etc. We need to support Linux, ...
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'juju status -e maas --debug' showing connection refused

while trying to query status of an environment i am getting the following errors. juju status --debug 2016-03-31 09:44:05 DEBUG juju.api apiclient.go:337 error dialing ...
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bootstrap error in juju 1.25

Using juju 1.25 when I tried to bootstrap it hangs and gives error after waiting a long time: juju version 1.25.3-trusty-amd64 "Attempt 5 to download tools from ...
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“One cluster is not yet connected to the region” after install ubuntu server?

Today was my first install of an MAAS server. So as you can guess I am new to whole concept ;) After using the MAAS option during install of ubuntu server install it worked really well. I installed ...
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Openstack scale without landscape?

So I am a VMware user for some time now and not very satisfied anymore (mainly, because of the number of functions that cost A LOT of money, that I simply can not pay). So I was looking around at the ...
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MAAS does not detect any nodes in cluster after PXE boot

I was wondering if anyone has seen this problem. I installed a brand new MAAS node (Ubuntu 14.04) and set it up with a ubuntu 14.04 image for PXE boot. Then I power cycles all the nodes and I can see ...
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In MAAS 1.9.1, what do I do to fix the error “Node must be connected to a network”?

Just upgraded to MAAS 1.9.1 from 1.8.something, and struggling with the networking setup. My MAAS nodes are on a subnet that already has a non-MAAS DHCP server. I don't want MAAS to manage or assign ...
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Connection timeout to streams.canonical.com when installing juju

The .cloud-install/commands.log file shows this error: Attempt 5 to download tools from https://streams.canonical.com/juju/tools/agent/1.25.3/juju-1.25.3-trusty-amd64.tgz... curl: (7) Failed to ...
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Using MAAS to deploy ubuntu 14.04 on HP DL380 gen9

I'm new to MAAS and I'm having trouble installing ubuntu 14.04 on HP DL380 gen9 server, I'm using latest MAAS version(1.9) and so far I was able to enlist the node after the curtin installation on ...
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Openstack Deployment

These might be basic questions but they will help all the beginners to clear their concepts. So detailed answers would be really appreciated. If we have 4 nodes how we can distribute the components ...
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MaaS not finding vm disks during commissoning

I have seen in previos versions where bugs were filed about using kvm guests leaves the disk section empty but I am unable to figure out what to change to allow it to find the disks. I am needing to ...
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How do you install the MAAS Image Builder on 14.04 LTS

I have followed the instructions here: https://maas.ubuntu.com/docs/os-support.html#generated-images-vs-custom-images After running these commands: sudo apt-add-repository ...
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Juju on Maas, Lxc container not deploying

I have the latest juju deployed on maas. I also deployed the gui with: juju deploy juju-gui --to 0 This seem to work fine. But when I deploy an lxc container on that machine the conatiner stays in ...
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Autopilot (ceph/ceph) how is space allocated?

I have 5 machines deployed, maas server, landscape server, and node01,02,03. Each Node is identical, 8 cores, 32gb ram, 3 HDs for 1gb per machine, (146, 300, 600gb 15k drives). maas and landscape ...
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How to check the logs for openstack-autopilot

Trying to run the Landscape openstack install for Trusty. I picked all my options in Landscape, then I hit install. It seems the status is stuck trying to boostrap Juju. On MAAS the node is marked as ...
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Error installing MaaS on Ubuntu 14.04 LTE

Got this error when installing MaaS. Try install mass-cluster-controller individually and got same error. Why? -- dpkg: error processing package maas-cluster-controller (--configure): MaaS Error ...
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Ubuntu MaaS 1.9 RAID1 boot from degraded

MaaS 1.9 came out with a new feature of creating raid arrays with mdadm. I would like to use this to create redundant boot disks of a server which has no hardware raid. MaaS only allows one boot ...
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Unable to list controllers with Juju 2.0-beta1

juju version 2.0-beta1-trusty-amd64 juju list-controllers CONTROLLER MODEL USER SERVER Why it is not listing any controllers. I have created a maas environment using quickstart -i. ...
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Networking with Autopilot

I've deployed openstack using Autopilot and was seamless, however, now that my private cloud is running, I am having difficulty with the networking. I have 5 servers running within the internal ...
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MAAS openstack install error, “Resolving timed out” on screen before I even start juju bootstrap

I have been trying to install openstack without any success also following the setup instructions for autopilot. One thing I see is when running the setup is a resolving timed out error everytime. ...
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Kdump testing does not work on machines deployed by MAAS and JUJU

I am trying to add kdump on my Openstack platform which is deployed by MAAS and JUJU. I did several ways to do Kernel Crash Dump installation and testing. All the testing use Ubuntu OS 14.03 LTS ...
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Can't commision machine with Mass

Using MAAS 1.9.0+bzr4533-0ubuntu1 (trusty1) Every time I try to comission a server I get TFTP Request - ubuntu/amd64/generic/trusty/no-such-image/boot-kernel Although in the images section I have ...
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Where are MAAS images stored?

Hi I'm trying to import the Wily image but doing so over a really shoty network. It's easier for me to download manually and keep trying then waiting for MAAS to finish or magically work. Or is there ...
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Juju: how to get a config option value?

We can set a config option by juju set <service-name> <config-option> but can i get a config-option value that i already set using juju set?
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OpenStack MAAS second hard disk recommendation?

I am a newbie when it comes to OpenStack with MAAS and AutoPilot. I would like to create my own private cloud with Ubuntu 14.04LTS and MAAS 1.9. My goal is to have a decent set up I can use to ...
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maas-enlisting-node login:

I have successfully setup MAAS and openstack autopilot on my home network and I am trying to repeat the process at work. maas controller is ready and waiting. node computer pxe boots, receives an IP ...
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How do I know if OpenStack is installed on my device or not?

Following this link to install OpenStack, now that I've added the repository ans I got the first interface of selecting Multi, Single or Open Stack Autopilot mode. I selected Single and then enter the ...
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How to do custom partitioning with MAAS?

Using MAAS, I want to deploy nodes with a specific storage layout. I have 2x 1TB disks that I want to use in RAID1 with: one 512MB /boot partition; one 4GB swap partition; the remaining space ...
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juju: can't add machines again after the destroy-machine command

I have destroyed machines using $ juju destroy-machine <machine_id> but can't add the machines again. Whenever, i do add with this command $ juju add-machine --constraints tags=virtual, ...
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VLANS in fabric

I want to move multiple vlans in different fabrics into one fabric. I tried manipulating the vlans using the command: maas user fabric update vlan:13 name=fabric name (the fabric name is in which I ...
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How can I route DHCP traffic from eth0 to bridge?

I have a server with that has its eth0 interface configured via DHCP, assume network 192.168.0.0/16. On this sever I am running another DHCP server (MAAS). I would like the MAAS server to received ...
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Autopilot with vCSA 5.5 issues

i'm trying to find the reason why i have the following error while adding new nodes under MAAS. (Failed to query node's BMC - Power state could not be queried: vmware failed with return code 1: [Errno ...
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MAAS 1.7.6: ProLiant DL360 Gen9 - HP Dynamic Smart Array B120i controller driver for Ubuntu 14.04 does not work when configured as RAID 1 device

We are having issues configuring two ProLiant DL360 Gen9 servers, which are configured in a RAID 1 and in UEFI mode. The installation gets stuck at 'booting under maas direction'. The servers have ...
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MaaS KVM node - Failed Deployment - df: Warning: cannot read table of mounted file systems

I am able to commission the kvm node, but when I try to deploy it fails. Last output from failed nodes cloud-init-output.log is: df: Warning: cannot read table of mounted file systems: No such file ...
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Error Deploying Landscape with autopilot

I'm trying to install Landscape OpenStack Autopilot following this tutorial http://www.ubuntu.com/download/cloud/install-openstack-with-autopilot. My distribution is Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS server, I have ...
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How do you import ubuntu desktop and opensuse as a maas image?

I currently have a MAAS instantiation with a cluster controller and region controller on the same machine. In this setup I have two nodes commissioned and deployed with the provided repository images ...
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Ubuntu OpenStack Autopilot - cannot access nodes

I have a problem with this software. I follow this guide and with many bugfixes later I managed to complete it. The problem comes when I log into the OpenStack Dashboard and try to do something there. ...
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Unable to update MAAS nodes, apt-get update fails with error 503

Not sure it is correlated but I have just updated to MAAS 1.9 and since tow days, apt-get update fails on all MAAS nodes. I have other non MAAS nodes and they work fine although they use a local ...
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Ubuntu Autopilot MAAS RAID Question

I am about to start a small endeavour of setting up a small private test cloud and see one of the requirements being that each server requires 2 disks. All of my servers are currently configured ...
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Using HTTPS with MAAS web interface login redirects to HTTP

I need to use HTTPS for login into MAAS web interface. But when I goto https:// ip-of-maas /MAAS/, it redirects you to http:// ip-of-maas /MAAS/accounts/login/?next=%2FMAAS%2F which makes HTTPS ...
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autopilot deploy fails at 99% - Configure availability zones

I'm having a difficult time with the autopilot deployment of openstack. I have set up a lab where I have a MAAS server with two network interfaces: one that is on my office private network of 10.x.x.x ...
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fabrics in maas

Is it possible to create 2 fabrics if I have a single NIC in the cluster controller server ? I want to create 2 fabrics both on eth0. One for external management and one for openstack internal ...
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Does services like Trove, Ceilometer et cetera come with Ubuntu Openstack Autopilot?

1. Since there is limited information(yes) about the current and updated status of ubuntu openstack autopilot on your website, i will like to find out if all services of openstack will come with ...
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juju bootstrap environment: Failed to connect to streams.canonical.com port 443: Connection refused

I've created a new virtual lab on KVM to test the last release of Juju Gui. In this environment I've created: a VM for MaaS and with 2 network interface (one for public (NAT) and one for private ...
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openstack autopilot is failing

I'm trying autopilot test drive with vmware. No matter how many times I tried, it is failing to deploy openstack service activities like keystone, nova, and glance. Finally, it is hanging on: ...
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Ubuntu Server 14.04 for setting up a private cloud

while booting we get, system is booting without network configuration. What may be the reason for this? I cannot change my ip to static,Why? In MAAS, I'm not supposed to import the iso file,Why?
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default environment “maas” does not exist

I have all my nodes in MAAS UI in ready state, but whenever i try juju quickstart it gives me this error error: cannot parse "/home/maas-controller/.juju/environments.yaml": default environment "maas" ...
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Juju LXC Containers getting wrong DHCP?

I'm using a networking similar to this one: http://www.openstackbasement.com/maas-network-hardware When I run: juju deploy --to lxc:0 mysql juju deploy --to lxc:0 keystone etc... According to ...