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 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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Setting up MAAS on 14.04LTS Region + Cluster on same server DHCP not working

First time trying out MAAS (want Openstack dev/test under cloud setup using MAAS). I want lab net <-> (eth0) MAAS Region & Cluster server (eth1) [DHCP/DNS] <-> isolated net. I installed ...
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cannot not get impi after installing 14.4 maas. cannot power on servers

i am not getting any IMPI after installing ubuntu 14.4 LTS maas, during enlistment/commissioning of my servers. it was functioning in 12.4 but is not detecting it in or setting it 14.4. dell poweredge ...
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Within MAAS, how can I activate all NIC's after default installer was running

I am evaluating MAAS to provision servers. During Comissioning MAAS detects all NIC's and is also able to to assign IP addresses to them during this process. Once I start a node or deploy a service ...
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How to get MAAS server URL from command line?

I just wanted to try out MAAS dashboard so, i have created a MAAS server on ubuntu server 14.04 in VMware. However, i did not get the prompt for setting server URL as http://10.x.x.x/MAAS as described ...
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ERROR error parsing environment “maas”: no public ssh keys found..is it a bug

no matter what i do i get ERROR error parsing environment "maas": no public ssh keys found My environments.yaml file. (authorized key added as per another ask, ubuntu help example) juju: ...
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Provisioning a Standalone Ubuntu into MAAS

Is it possible to provision a target node that boots on its own, i.e., not through typical PXE boot? (Target node is preloaded with either 12.04 or 14.04) Cheers,
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MAAS Deployment Bridging

I have a simple setup with one MAAS server that contains 2 NICs, one public and one for MAAS subnet, and a target PXE boot with a single NIC, which is connected to MAAS subnet. During PXE boot, target ...
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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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MAAS - use different preseeds-scripts based on zone or tag

I would like to use different preseeds-scripts based on the MAAS zone. But I think this isn't possible at the moment, maybe there is another solution how to use different preseeds-scripts based on ...
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juju Bootstrap --debug failed to connect https://streams.canonical.com

How can I fix this case, my condition : MAAS Server on VM Juju in Main server All ubuntu 14.04 Here is the error curl(6) "could not resolve host: streams.canonical.com" Setting up ...
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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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MAAS JUJU Bootstrap Connection Error

I Have these config: 1) maas on VM 2) 3 ready node in VM 3) when i try to juju bootstrap -- debug I see this error It tries to connect https://streams.canonical.com/juju/tools/streams/v1/index.json ...
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could not access file 'provider-state' 401 UNAUTHORIZED

Error details: could not access file 'provider-state': gomaasapi: got error back from server: 401 UNAUTHORIZED (Invalid signature. Expected signature base string: ...
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maas 1.4 juju deployed nodes won't install

I have maas working fine with several nodes commissioned. I am trying to bootstrap juju using a precise image however the node gets stuck right after network detection. If I use saucy image it works ...
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Create node -MAAS(power off)

I am trying to add nodes in the MAAS. When I add the node from PXE, the computer shuts down (power off) and it appears as Accepted. But even if the wake on lan type, nothing happens after and the node ...
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Can you use MAAS without PXE or WOL?

I am trying to evaluate MAAS using one laptop to install another. The target laptop does not have Wake on Lan, and doesn't seem to have any of the other power types listed in the selection dialog box ...
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With MAAS set to manage DNS on a subnet on a private IP range, why do only some nodes have DNS entries?

I'm trying to set up OpenStack on MAAS, using trusty. I have a network between these machines all bridged/switched together. I have set up MAAS at 192.168.7.200, I have a Juju client machine at ...
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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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Juju bootstrap node can't access Ubuntu archives via MAAS

I am trying to install MAAS and Juju on VirtualBox. The network configuration of VirtualBox is set to NAT Network. Everything is just fine. I am able to PXE boot. But when I start juju bootstrap, ...
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hook failed: “shared-db-relation-changed” when using OpenStack in the same system as Juju/MAAS

I have been trying to setup OpenStack on 14.04 using one machine. I have managed to get MAAS setup and JUJU bootstrapped with two machines, one machine to MAAS and another node that I am trying to ...
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MAAS PXE_BOOT: How can i limit what images are downloaded from the command 'import-boot-images'

I'm setting up a MAAS server where i want to download only one image for my nodes to boot via PXE_Boot. when i initiate a command to import boot images i want to restrict to download only 14.04, how ...
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How to change juju bootstrap time from the 10min it gives you

When I try to boostrap, I get this after 10 mins. The node that it is trying to bootstrap comes on, and starts to install. But then ERROR bootstrap failed: waited for 10m0s without being able to ...
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ubuntu 14.04 maas doesn't auto detect ipmi

I have recently upgraded from ubuntu 12.04 to 14.04. When I pxe boot the nodes I get the message that the node has no power type set so I can't commission it. I have tried manually setting the IPMI ...
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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 to add MAAS node with out PXE boot

I've installed ubuntu 14.04 MAAS controller node on a physical m/c. I want to add another physical m/c to this MAAS controller. I don't have control over setting DHCP. Our router doesn't support ...
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MAAS server cannot power on enlisting nodes

I follow the latest document to setup node but stuck on nodes cannot power on after pressed commissioning. MAAS controller/Nodes OS: Ubuntu 14.04 x86_64 BIOS: Enable Wake-on-LAN option for all ...
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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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maas-pserv main process ended, respawning

I was trying to get MAAS cluster controller running on Ubuntu 14.04 using a clean server install and adding the MAAS package for the cluster-controller manually later. I have another machine running ...
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Maas Import boot image error: connection refused

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 when i run sudo maas-import-pxe-files i'll get this error: ConnectionError: HTTPConnectionPool( host='maas.ubuntu.com, port=80): Max retries exceeded with url: ...
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Maas isn't showing Trusty as a deployable Distro

I am running MAAS 1.3.1 on Ubuntu 12.04.3. I added the trusty OS to /etc/maas/import_pxe_files (RELEASES="precise raring trusty" ). I ran the maas-import-pxe-files script and it seemed to have ...
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MAAS in VMware Workstation Environment to Boot VM Guests

Installed and Configured MAAS. I was able to successfully deploy Ubuntu as VM Guest. However, once deployed, VM Guest (U![enter image description here][1]buntu),in about 10 - 15 seconds,powers itself ...
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MaaS fails to download the boot images

I cant get MaaS to download the boot images when i run maas root node-groups import-boot-images all I get is Import of boot images started on all cluster controllers and I don't get any ...
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Install MAAS when I can't control the existing DHCP server

I'm a graduate student and I'm trying to install MAAS to manage the servers in my lab. The document of MAAS and MAAS itself is awesome, but I still have a question about DHCP configuration. So there ...
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How do I configure MAAS to control virtual machines with virsh?

I have a setup with MAAS installed on Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTS, nodes enlisting via PXE boot. Both, the MAAS controller and the nodes are virtual machines. I also have virsh built with esx option ...
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How can I install another Operating System through MAAS?

I want to install CentOS and Microsoft Windows Server 2008 using MAAS. How can it be achieved? I have already installed MAAS server on a single machine.
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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 for MPI parallel computing on infiniband and SLURM scheduler

Is it possible to setup: MAAS working toghether with a job scheduler (SGE, TORQUE, SLURM, doesn't matter), i.e. when the scheduler needs more CPU then MAAS power up nodes. MAAS networking over ...
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MAAS Controller & KVM Help

I have successfully been able to get a physical MAAS setup and a virtual MAAS setup going. The problem is I am having a hard time creating a hybrid setup, Physical & Virtual. My questions: ...
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MAAS / nodes have limited internet access after install

I´ve installed a test environment for MAAS and JUJU. MAAS manages both DHCP and DNS. Following setup: maas01 - static IP juju01 - dhcp and dns from maas01 node01 - dhcp and dns from maas01 and pxe ...
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A newbie question on MaaS

thank you for reading this: Recently I was given a project at my university to install Linux on 3 computers. We created a bootable disc and got to work, following the step-by-step instructions in: ...
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Maas network connections

I have looked and looked, but cannot find a drawing that will help.. Maybe someone can answer a question?? I just need to know what connections to make on my servers to enable maas. Server NIC one ...
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How can I move connectivity to an external network using a second Ethernet port on the MAAS server?

How can I move connectivity to an external network using a second Ethernet port on the MAAS server thus maintaining the MAAS network as a private one? HTTP communication would be on the public ...
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I get Internal Server Error when trying to connect the MAAS GUI in a fresh installation on 12.04

sudo service avahi-daemon start didn't help [Tue Apr 01 09:43:31 2014] [error] [client 10.223.8.30] DBusException: org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.FileNotFound: Failed to connect to socket ...
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juju bootstrap in maas fails to retrieve juju tools

I installed MAAS, added the Nodes and created the juju but while i tried the following code juju bootstrap I am getting this error. WARNING no tools available, attempting to retrieve from ...
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namenode,jobtracker and secondarynode are not getting displayed

I am using ubuntu 12.04 after starting up the single node cluster ,i check whether the hadoop is running hduser@amena-Inspiron-3537:/usr/local/hadoop$ jps 6766 Jps ...
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Bootstrapping Juju gives “”ERROR could not access file '*-provider-state' gomaasapi: got error back from server: 403 forbidden."

We are trying to bootstrap Juju onto another machine in the MAAS cloud but are getting a "ERROR could not access file *-provider-state gomaasapi: got error back from server: 403 forbidden." error. ...
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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 variables can we use for the if statements in the generic preseed file

i see we can user if statements in preseed file for maas {{if node.architecture in {'i386/generic', 'amd64/generic'} }} d-i mirror/http/hostname string archive.ubuntu.com d-i ...
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What is the minimum number of nodes required for MAAS? [duplicate]

We have an Ubuntu VM with a MAAS controller and only 1 node. We are not able to install juju. Is there a minimum node requirement for MAAS?