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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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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maas not starting up anymore

The mass region is no longer coming up. The version that I am using is: 1.8.0+bzr4001-0ubuntu2~vivid1 This seemed to happen after the update to 1.8 root@maas:/var/log/maas# export ...
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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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Final Hardware Selection Step in Landscape Openstack Install

I'm on the last step before my Landscape Openstack install should begin. Configuration is chosen and 5 machines (KVM virtual machines managed by MAAS) are selected. (green checkmark) But, the last ...
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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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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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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 ...
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MaaS node with intel raid

Anyone know how to enable MaaS to work with intel raid controllers? After commissioning it is showing up with 0 drives. Deployment fails on this as well. I am using: MAAS Version ...
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juju bootstrap fails with connection timed out errors

This is a follow up question to my earlier question. Back then, juju was hanging trying to connect to the MAAS node. God knows what happened, it went ahead and is now failing with Connection timed out ...
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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 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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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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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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Question about Openstack Autopilot

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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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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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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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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How do i change the default fabric with MAAS 1.9

I am on MAAS 1.9 and begin to PXE boot to build the cluster. When I look at fabrics I have two. One points to the network going out to the internet (fabric0) and the internal on 10.0.0.x is on ...
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MaaS automated provisioning of ESXi

Is there a way in MaaS to automate the provisioning of an ESXi bare metal host. Just like I want to be able to deploy Ubuntu/CentOS/Windows I would also like to be able to deploy ESXi and ...
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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 ...
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Unable to run Openstack-installer Error

I'm trying to run the sudo openstack-install command, after installing sudo apt-get install openstack. It gives me error: Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/bin/openstack-install", line ...
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Node is still in commissioning state!

I work in a lab, I have 2 Dell blades and a switch. I'm trying to create openStack using juju and MAAS. The blades are connected to the switch and have a private 192... network, and each blade itself ...
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MAAS - CLI or API for deploy

we have installed MAAS, however we are not able to find any information / documentation how to deploy ready node's through API or CLI? We are only able to deploy node's through MAAS API. Is there a ...
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How do I fix this bridging of adapters in 14.04 for MAAS deployment?

I need some help with having the network interfaces work as intended. Interestingly enough these steps were taken from Multi Install The adapter names vary some... # This file describes the network ...
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Problem while using PXE boot with maas (maas no aurthorized ssh keys)

Hello after i successfully install maas and booting image. I got error when startup the first node booting from PXE. This is the error when booting the first node There is working fine when i try ...
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MAAS Deploying nodes hangs after SSH Key is shown

Everything was working fine, and then some configuration got changed that now has new nodes failing to finish being deployed. They get to the point where the SSH key is shown, with some Could_init ...
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MaaS server with local kvm - How to bridge to dhcp interface

I have a MaaS server, it has two network interfaces. One external eth0, and one for the internal network eth1(Nodes network). eth1 is where the DNS and dhcp server managed interface. I want a mix of ...
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cloud-init-nonet

I have the problem someone pointed in the forum. But I see everyone have this problem with VM machines. In my case is with bare metal: When I start the machine I see cloud-init-nonet waiting for ...
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First MAAS setup, sanity check

I was given 7 old servers and told to find a use for them or recycle them. I'm trying to get MAAS working. Management server is a Dell R510 with 2 NICs. I initially thought NIC 1 would go to the ...
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Openstack-Install - Problem with juju bootstrap

Having problems running Openstack-Install, using MAAS and Autopilot. Getting error Problem with juju bootstrap. Complete .cloud-install/commands.log file: http://pastebin.com/ANBMZwLs It deploys a ...
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MAAS register hardware fail

I can PXE boot my machines with MAAS but the registration always fails. None of them can be shown under the GUI 'Nodes' tab. Part of the error message I got on the screen is url_helper.py[WARNING]: ...
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What exactly do I put in the SSH section under MAAS and how do I create it?

I am pretty new to Linux but have dabbled in years passed. After coming across Ubuntu Autpilot I decided to give it a whirl. After much messing around and getting stuck I finally got a working copy of ...
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Installing Ubuntu OpenStack requires at least five machines with two disks, two of which have two network interfaces. Why?

Installing Ubuntu OpenStack requires at least five machines with two disks, two of which have two network interfaces (NICs). Install Ubuntu Server on one of the machines with two interfaces. Why do I ...
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MAAS: Failing commissioning (Ubuntu 14.04 MAAS 1.8.3)

I have spent days on this. It's likely something simple. I've tried booting from ISO and creating MAAS, I've tried clean installing and following the openstack instructions for a clean install of ...
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Do I need to install MAAS in order to install OpenStack on a single server?

I am installing ubuntu openstack on a single server, to test a learn about it. Do I need to install MAAS if I just have a single server? What else do I need to know about this installation? I am ...
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Landscape Openstack-installer fails during juju bootstrap

I've got my MAAS and behind my server I've got my 5 nodes all are ready to use (status ready in MAAS) First I used MAAS and JUJU without Landscape and it works perfectly fine. Juju bootstrap OK. Use ...
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can't bootstrap in Landscape OpenStack Autopilot

I use MAAS to make landscape openstack outopilot. I use sudo openstack-install but failed. This is my commands.log INFO • 01-28 11:21:33 [LINE:156, FUNC:<module>] • cloudinstall • cloud-install ...
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Failed to bootstrap during Openstack autopilot installation

I'm installing Openstack autopilot on Ubuntu 15.04 server. I've installed Maas and join nodes successfully. I tested Maas connection by installing juju and deploying service. but when I want to ...
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Cannot load into OS after install Ubuntu 15.10 with MAAS

After install Ubuntu Server 15.10 with "Multiple server install with MAAS" selection from the ISO, I cannot load into the Ubuntu linux OS after my server detected to boot from the harddisk. The screen ...
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MAAS: custom kernel and initrd images

I am trying to use MAAS with the hardware that doesn't have the HWE kernel in ubuntu. I have built such a kernel myself and would like to use it with maas. The documentation that I've found so far, ...
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Open Stack nodes shutdown automatically

I want to install OpenStack AutoPilot on VMware (for test). so, I download test driver version .OVA and deploy open satck autopilot and 3 nodes (node-1,node-2,node-3). these VMs connected to the same ...
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Problem in installing OpenStack AutoPilot test Drive on Vmware workstation, juju can't connect to websocket to register service

I've problem installing OpenStack AutoPilot on vmware workstation. I download OpenStack Autopilot test drive from ubuntu website. It's alright configuring Maas and adding nodes and about 80% of ...
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Ubuntu autopilot documentation

Is there any documentation regarding autopilot and juju/maas implementation ? Maybe a detailed architecture reference guide or so ? I want to understand how the servers interact with each other and ...
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issue with adding VWware chassis to MASS

I am trying to add vmware chassis to my MAAS server like here: How to configure MAAS to be able to boot virtual machines via VMware type. But via log of MAAS I get this error: Dec 21 22:18:27 maas ...
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How to configure MAAS to be able to boot virtual machines via VMware type

I've installed Ubuntu MaaS using VMware Workstation on a vm with Ubuntu 14.04 and upgraded it via ppa stable. I'd like to add some vnodes to MaaS and setting them their Power Type as "VMware" but I ...
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MAAS KVM nodes commission timesout

So, I have set up MAAS and several KVM and Qemu VMs. When I add them as nodes, they start up during commissioning but then the attempt times out. Here's the line from the MAAS log: [ERROR] test: ...