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 misconfigures neutron setup ?! Cannot connect to instances

Setup is as follows, workstation <-> Maas server <-> 3 VM's - Instances Maas Server and the VM's are deployed in vSphere. The Maas server's eth1 has 10.4.x.x which is acting as DHCP manager ...
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MaaS not recognizing HP logical drives

I have a MaaS server setup and working with HP blades. In order to do a JuJu openstack install all the servers need two disks, which I accomplished by creating two logical drives on each blade. The ...
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juju bootstrap command finished but deployment failed

I have run juju -v --debug bootstrap -e auits and the last thing juju returns is Logging to /var/log/cloud-init-output.log on remote host Running apt-get update Running apt-get upgrade Installing ...
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Settings of Power type MAAS node for manage VMware esxi images

i create a maas-controller with 5 nodes and i manage these whit Vmware Vsphere . I am setting power type for virtual machine "virsh" but i don't use kvm and the qemu+ssh string does not work ...
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Ubuntu Cloud Internet Sources Needed for Network Whitelist

We are attempting to deploy Ubuntu Cloud Openstack Juno with MAAS and need to determine each Internet endpoint that Ubuntu Cloud needs to connect to from the LAN. Each destination needs to be white ...
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MAAS web UI cannot show

**i have installed maas sucessfully.when i use http://XXx.XXX.XXX.XXX in brower,i got this: Apache2 Ubuntu Default Page...... but if i use http://XXx.XXX.XXX.XXX /MAAS in brower ,i got this ...
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MAAS PXE Boot problem

I have an unordinary problem here, 1. I have my MAAS Server running on a hardware with ubuntu 14.04 server distro 2. pxe boot options are active in every other machines. 3. when trying to boot from ...
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maas node times out after during juju bootstrap

I have 6 nodes that have all been commissioned. I can ssh to 2 of them with ubuntu@ip_address. The other 4 fail to ssh with "Permission denied (publickey)". Juju deploy fail with "Failed to query ...
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root access is being denied to maas files

I am trying to change the clock in the maas_local_settings.py file, and am logged in as the root but I am still being denied access to files. I tried opening other files as well but still cannot open ...
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Ubuntu MAAS Juju bootstrap stuck on fetching tools

I need help with juju bootstrap in maas environment. I have installed maas on maas controller server, commissioned one blade and tried to bootstrap the machine with juju. System installs on the new ...
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Nodes in Maas wont wake up

I have been setting up a system to test out for a company that is interested in the Ubuntu projects, but I have been having problems getting the nodes I am building to wake up on eth0 network. I have ...
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How to add a new cluster controller to MaaS release 1.7?

I've a MaaS ver 1.7 upgraded via stable ppa and I'd like to add a new Cluster Controller, both of them are on the same network. When I tried to run that command on a Cluster Controller: sudo ...
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The “OpenStack” package ignores system-wide network proxy settings

I often found myself redownloading the same package of lxc instances when failed and retried to reinstall the openstack-install either using the Landscape, single, or multi modes options, which take ...
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Openstack Juno Rabbitmq Charm: Config File Missing

Trying to deploy a multi-node openstack Juno, on 14.04. Here is my charm config file: nova-cloud-controller: openstack-origin: cloud:trusty-juno network-manager: "Neutron" openstack-dashboard: ...
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installing Ubuntu Openstack - Canonical Distribution on a virtual environment

I've tried to install Ubuntu Openstack - Canonical Distribution using this new Ubuntu guide. During step 3, i use the following command to install MaaS; sudo apt install maas I've received this ...
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openstack-install stuck after aborted install

I started running openstack-install with a maas server. It told me that none of my servers had wake on lan or ipmi configured and left me hanging. I broke out of it and now can't get it to ...
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How to modify /usr/share/maas/preseeds/generic

How to modify file /usr/share/maas/preseeds/generic , a need to enable proxy in MAAS to download boot images? Thanks
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Openstack Juno Juju Charms for Utopic

Finally, managed to deploy a utopic image, see MAAS 1.7 How to Deploy utopic images; however, my problem now is that I can't deploy utopic charms: $ juju status environment: maas17 machines: "0": ...
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How to Install Juno Openstack

Trying to get Juno going using MAAS and JUJU; however, it seems that there are no viable alternatives. Tried the following: 1- Upgraded to 14.10 and did a fresh MAAS and JUJU install; however, utopic ...
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Adding opencontrail to maas juju openstack

I have a working icehouse openstack environment with neutron ovs and gre tunnels. The environment was set using maas and juju (deployed openstack charms). Would like to configure opencontrail instead ...
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openstack-install Can't import Boot Images

Trying openstack-install, http://www.ubuntu.com/download/cloud/install-ubuntu-openstack, on a Trusty server - hoping to get Openstack Juno going - but having problems with importing images. Install ...
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Architecture of a virtual OpenStack deployment (Juju/MAAS) with 1 physical node

I'd like to demonstrate some of OpenStacks HA/FT features (most importantly live migration and storage replication). For that purpose, I have a machine with 32 GB RAM and a Xeon e3v2 with 4 cores (8 ...
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MAAS 1.7 How to Deploy utopic images

Installed MAAS 1.7 and successfully deployed several Trusty images; however, cannot deploy any utopic images. Added utopic repository by following http://maas.ubuntu.com/docs/bootsources.html, and my ...
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maas-import-pxe-files –sources-file <sources> Can't connect to the region

I'm installing ubuntu openstack based on that website: http://www.ubuntu.com/download/cloud/install-ubuntu-openstack I started the second step, but after installing MAAS, it failed to download boot ...
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How to access openstack instances from the outside world?

We've created a few instances on our MAAS+Juju+Openstack cloud. All these instances have been assigned private IPs but can access the internet via NAT. Only our MAAS cluster controller node has a ...
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Why did “juju deploy” add a new machine?

I have two machines in my MAAS environment First one is Juju bootstrap machine, while second one is normal node. Both of them are in running state. I deployed mysql with "juju deploy mysql" and ...
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OpenStack Installation failing | error in creating bootstrap kvm

I am trying to install Open Stack using the guide located -> here! However when i am tying to install it I am receiving the following error: INFO • 11-15 14:28:59 [LINE:73, FUNC:status_context] • ...
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Why install OpenStack

I am trying to understand why someone would need OpenStack when MAAS and Juju are available. I know that MAAS abstracts the machines in order to use them as resources and Juju allows to install ...
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Difference between “Ubuntu OpenStack: The Canonical Distribution” and plain old Ubuntu Openstack distribution

I was trying to deploy Openstack on Ubuntu. I found following two different links: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/UbuntuCloudInfrastructure ...
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MaaS error “failed [3/6] (00-maas-03-install-lldpd, 99-maas-01-wait-for-lldpd, 99-maas-02-capture-lldp)”

Hello my situation is that: Virtual Environment with KVM: 1 Region Controller server (1.1.0.0/24) 2 Cluster Controller server (1.1.10.0/24 'n 1.1.20.0/24) 6 VM nodes (3 for each one CC). All ...
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Selecting network interface in MAAS

I'm installing Ubuntu OpenStack: The Canonical Distribution and at one stage of instaltion it asks me: "Please select a network interface that is not currently listening to any DHCP or DSN requests. ...
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Can't add cloud-archive:tools to repository

Trying to upgrade to MAAS 1.7, from 1.5, by updating apt-get repository; however, I am getting the following error: $ sudo add-apt-repository cloud-archive:tools Ubuntu Cloud Archive for cloud-tools ...
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Reverse SSH Tunnel problem

I have an existing setup as follows, workstation <-> Maas server <-> VM's. The Maas server has two interfaces, eth0 has a static address of 192.168.x.x and the eth1 has 10.4.x.x. eth1 is also ...
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“Installing Ubuntu OpenStack: The Canonical distribution” failed due to bootstrap timeout

I am following the "Installing Ubuntu OpenStack: The canonical distribution" guide to deploy Canonical Openstack. My MAAS setup is already there and in healthy condition. However "sudo ...
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Which Juju's OpenStack Charms am I using (Community or Canonical)?

To give you better idea, let me just give you a little context I had a MAAS setup with 6 nodes in ready state. One of my node became Juju bootstrap node. After that I deployed OpenStack Juju charms ...
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“juju status” error on machines which are already in “allocated” state

I have two VMs in my MAAS setup: node0 and node1 Status of both of these machines are "Allocated to root". Another VM with name "node_juju" was created and "commissioned" through MAAS. With ...
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deploying VMs with custom VM images

As per my understanding, JuJu currently only supports ubuntu for its containers/VMs. Is it possible to deploy custom VM image of lets say Scientific Linux via juju? If yes, could someone please throw ...
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Connecting Multiple Ubuntu Orange Boxes

I would like to create a cluster of twenty machines and would like to know how this could work with two 10-node Ubuntu Orange Boxes. In the marketing material it says that the boxes can be ...
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How to make local repository of Ubuntu MAAS PXE Images?

Noob questions regarding Ubuntu MAAS: how to make a local repository of Ubuntu MAAS PXE image? Is there a software to do it such as apt-mirror? Is there a page to download the image manually and ...
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Why Juju? Which problem it solves? [closed]

I am wondering about How my life will be effected if I don't use Juju? What business problem Juju is solving? How it makes my life easier? Please elaborate through example. My mind is not good ...
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MAAS 1.5 Utopic Boot Image

On a MAAS 1.5 server, I am trying to deploy Utopic boot images with not much luck. After setting the default distro, under UI setting, to Utopic, and pressing import boot images, the following is ...
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Setting up MAAS cluster offline

Dear Ubuntu community: I am trying to install Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS MAAS (MAAS 1.5) on a four node (for now) cluster. At the moment, the cluster is completely offline. I was able to follow the ...
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lxc/kvm containers fail to start

I have MAAS+Juju setup ready and was successfully able to deploy some openstack charms on specific machines. Then, I read that its safe and good practice to place these openstack charms in their own ...
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Different nova.conf on each compute node for novnc acccess

I have an enviroment with MAAS, Juju and Openstack Icehouse. I have a nova-compute charm with three units (separate hw nodes). Im using novnc web access for consoles of VMs. This is done by ...
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sudo apt-get install command is not working properly

Initially I was trying to uninstall MAAS. While uninstalling my laptop hanged, so I had to force restart my laptop. Since then my apt-get command has not been working properly. :~$ sudo apt-get purge ...
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lxc-create hangs and finally fails

I was trying to place some juju charms on linux containers and the containers failed to start. To debug the issue I sshed into the node where this happened and tried creating an LXC container manually ...
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Deploying Openstack on top of Juju+MAAS setup

We've set up MAAS with 3 physical nodes. One is the controller node which is configured with a public IP visible from the outside world. The other 2 are on a private VLAN along with the cluster node. ...
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maas juju bootstrap fails

I have a maas server and 6 mass client machines (2 Dell compute servers and 4 HP storage servers). All 6 clients are declared, commissioned, started, and stopped. None of them seems to want to wake ...
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MAAS : Unable to import boot images

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 and when I run maas root node-groups import-boot-images all I get is root@maas:~# maas xxxx node-groups import-boot-images usage: ...
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How does MAAS enlist bare metal nodes and how does it know the superusers account and password of BMC?

I recently installed a MAAS Server which is based on Ubuntu trusty amd-64 server. Everything works fine, but I have a question about how MAAS enlist bare metal nodes? See I have a 2U4N server and a ...