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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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. environments....
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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 15....
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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 ...
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openstack deployment (case studies)

I want some case studies or different production environments in which openstack has been deployed. There are few questions here. 1- How do I decide that which components should go on the same node? ...
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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 do I match technology to wake on lan from other services and applications

This is not a duplicate question, though it is closely related and I need more clarification. Just to be clear this is on 14.04, and verified with the reseller and manufacturer that all new devices ...
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Power Errors after commissioning in MAAS

We are having a problem with MAAS. We succeed in commissioning servers and MAAS is able to do it, but afterwards we are getting Power Errors. Our setup consists of two Dell Power Edge 1950 BIOS ...
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Port forwarding Openstack landscape

I have install MAAS+OpenStack on My servers. At the end of install OpenStack Autopilot, I got adress to interface of Openstack Landscape: http://10.1.1.102/account/standalone/openstack How can I do ...
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How to generate a custom image of Ubuntu for MAAS

I want to generate a custom image of ubuntu 14.0.4 containing required softwares such as mellanox drivers, eio caching drivers, gluster filesystem and libgfapi ) for deploying it to the nodes of ...
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How do I set up multipathing during MAAS comissioning?

I am deploying MAAS to UCS blades with redundant HBAs. I have included the kernel parameter disk-detect/multipath/enable=true in the global kernel parameters. I have also modified the curtin_userdat ...
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MAAS WebSocket Interface

MAAS seems to use a websocket connection to watch node state changes for the API. Is this interface documented? I have looked around a bit and found documentation on the REST API, but not the web ...
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Why does the Openstack Autopilot require two disks on each node?

For OpenStack Autopilot, it was mentioned that You’ll need at least five machines with two disks in each, two of which have two network interfaces (NICs) So my question is MUST I have two ...
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Which ubuntu version is best for participating in MAAS develeopment at launchpad?

I am using MAAS for production purposes. Which version of ubuntu is best for contributing to maas development via launchpad ? Thanks
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YAML Error when running juju quickstart

I've seen there was a bug that was fixed in a previous version, but it appears I'm running into something similar in juju version 1.24.7 as well. I've added maas config to environments.yaml, but keep ...
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Region deployment from Openstack Autopilot Test Drive fails at “Deploying 'mysql' service”

I am currently trying to deploy an Openstack Cloud using Ubuntu's autopilot test drive. I have followed the instructions in http://www.ubuntu.com/download/cloud/install-autopilot-testdrive. They ...
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Ubuntu MAAS / Openstack - Nodes No Internet

I would like to setup an Ubuntu Openstack "super computer" as a class project for my Science and Technology course. However, I am having trouble getting internet to my Nodes. I have tried a myriad of ...
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Openstack-Autopilot - Unable to detach Volume - Log location

I get an error when trying to detach a volume from an instance. Error: Unable to detach volume. I have looked around the nodes for log files, guessing it should be in the nova log files. I find nova ...