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 Error “ERROR failed to bootstrap environment: waited for 10m0s without being able to connect: ”

Having a bit of a struggle with bootstrapping Juju using juju-quickstart -i With two separate ubuntu clusters, we are having the same exact error (displayed below). I've confirmed I can SSH to ...
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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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Maas out of sync with lshw

I created a maas tag with $ maas-cli maas tags new name='5-disks' comment='A machine that has at least 5 hard disks' definition='count(//node[starts-with(@id,"disk") and @class="disk"]) >= 5' ...
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Wordpress deployed with JUJU using LXC fail

When I deploy the wordpress and mysql charms with juju on my maas controller like so: juju deploy --to lxc:0 wordpress juju deploy --to lxc:0 mysql juju add-relation wordpress:db mysql:db --debug ...
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Juju lxc deploy not working!

I have a problem deploying services on lxc containers.I have set up maas and juju and have 4 servers deployed. Here is a juju status: environment: maas machines: "0": agent-state: started ...
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MAAS is failing to provision a node

May 20 21:47:13 maas-poc maas.power: [INFO] Changed power state (on) of node: landscape (node-6c1847c0-f8c1-11e4-9204-000c29f54179) 2015-05-20 21:50:16-0700 [TFTP (UDP)] Datagram received from ...
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Bringing up interfaces on ceph nodes

I have machines under MAAS with 4 interfaces. I want to configure my ceph nodes to use two networks that are not the pxe boot network. MAAS doesn't "up" all of the interfaces when a machine is ...
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How to configure /etc/maas/maas-proxy.conf?

is there someone who could help me to set properly MAAS to use a proxy ? there is a proxy in between MAAS and the internet, How to point MAAS to a different proxy and tell maas-proxy to use an ...
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Strange behaviour observed on Ubuntu MAAS Juju server

Sorry for the wall of text. I have observed some pretty strange behaviour in Juju and our Ubuntu MAAS OpenStack over the last couple of weeks, seemingly totally out of the blue (I was out of the ...
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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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Nova get-password returns empty string

I have a multi-host MaaS, Juju Openstack deployment. Each charm on different host, multiple nova-compute units (nodes). And Im using Quantum charm for networking. When I attempt to retrieve the admin ...
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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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MaaS dhcp cannot be detected at node installation

I am installing a MaaS Ubuntu 12.04 by ISO with virtualbox as the host machine. I have a problem on the cluster management during the process of adding the node. The node cannot detect the dhcp ...
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Infiniband + Maas?

I'm looking at setting up an HPC based on Mellanox Infiniband rather than Ethernet. Because I have many nodes to manage, I was looking at trying something new, like MAAS. I know Infiniband cards ...
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MAAS with external DHCP TFTP time out

I'm trying to get MAAS up and running, and I've installed the control node without maas-dhcp or maas-dns since I already have another DHCP server. I've set up the next-server attribute in my DHCP ...
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Understanding what a MAAS cluster can do and cant do

I have a cluster of 8 machines. One of the machine has 2 NICs with one connecting to the internet and the other connecting to a switch. The remaining 7 machines all have only 1 NIC each connected to ...
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Change zone name for MAAS region/cluster controller

How safe would it be to change the zone name for the MAAS Region/Cluster controller with nodes already deployed and registered in MAAS DNS? Currently mine is set to default maas and I would like to ...
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Canonical openstack deployment, an issue with JuJU

I'm deploying canonical openstack in my lab environment on following topology: -------------- MAAS + DHCP VM -------------- |-Switch-| |_ Server 1 |_ Server 2 |_ Server ...
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Problem when installing juju

I'm a newcomer of ubuntu cloud. Recently,I'm trying to install maas and juju on my servers. Installation of maas is all right,but not juju. When I ran juju bootstrap -e maas ,after waiting for ...
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Ubuntu Openstack AutoPilot Networking Issues

I have a really weird networking issue I can't seem to figure out. Here's what I am using to build my Openstack Cloud MAAS 1.7 Ubuntu Openstack Auto Pilot multi node installation method with 8 ...
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MAAS image deployment failed!

I'm trying to setup a MAAS infrastructure, but it seems that it is failing for a reason that I can not pin down at the moment. Maybe someone here can help me out. All nodes reach the Ready state ...
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What is the secret unicode key for maas when reconfiguring maas-cluster-controller

I have a Ubuntu 14.04 server with maas server. I had an issue with rabbitmq message broker and reinstalled it. But it accidentally deleted region-controller settings and when configured again it asked ...
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MAAS/VirtualBox Calling 'http://169.254.169.254/2009-04-04/meta-data/instance-id' failed and SSH fails

Setup For testing purposes, I installed MAAS in a VirtualBox VM and I want it to PXE boot a second VM. Both VMs are connected to a VirtualBox internal network. The MAAS VM is a Ubuntu Server ...
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Maas 1.7: Provide more up-to-date boot images

The default images provided by MAAS 1.7 are outdated. How can I provide newer ones? As an example, 14.04 LTS is still not updated to 14.04.2.
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MAAS detected disks de1GB and Landscape detects nodes but with checklists(X)

My problem is that MAAS, with hard drives does not recognize your storage capacity, and continue with the installation checklist landscape in brand teams recognize but with a red X. equipment ...
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MaaS & juju not provisioning in parallel

If juju is provisioning serially, how do I get it to provision multiple machines in parallel? I can do 36 machine overnight (5 & 1/2 hours), but 1000 machine would, literally, take a week at the ...
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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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MAAS on Ubuntu 14.04 commissioning bug (lshw not captured)

I've deployed Ubuntu 14.04 using the installation mode that includes MAAS. When I commission my nodes, everything looks fine (they go into Ready state). However, I'm unable to use juju bootstrap ...
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MAAS Power-on problem IDRAC IPMI 2.0

I'm currently having a problem in getting MaaS (v1.7) to properly provision a Dell PowerEdge R630 server. The MaaS vm itself is able to detect the server automatically, and once the dell server boots ...
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Multi-cluster MAAS and Juju

Have a working cluster based on MAAS 1.7.0 and juju 1.20, and am trying to add another cluster to this setup. Did the following: Added a new NIC on a different subnet Created a new network in ...
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Juju incomplete Neutron installation

We have installed Openstack on distributed nodes using Juju + MAAS. Everything looks good, but Neutron cli is unresponsive. user@controller:~$ nova list ...
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MaaS DHCP issue on 14.04

I'm having an issue with 14.04LTS server via MAAS installation (on a VM). iscsi does not connect after the PXE netboot: iscsistart: Logging into ...
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Juju with MAAS and multi-homed server apiaddress is wrong

I have the following setup: Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Juju 1.22.1-trusty-amd64 Maas 1.5.4+bzr2294-0ubuntu1.3 MAAS managed cluster with all physical hosts attached to the following networks (each is on its own ...
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How do we specify NTP server in MAAS fast installer?

As per ubuntu documentation we can edit preseed_master file to change default ntp server to local ntp server. I want to make similar change for fastpath (curtin) installer, can someone please tell me ...
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Can you prevent Juju from destroying machines?

I've been experimenting with Juju and after I deploy a service to a node if I destroy it the node is released from Juju back into the MaaS pool. From the documentation it doesn't seem like this ...
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Adding network to machine deployed by Juju

I have a small OpenStack cluster deployed with Juju/MAAS. How can I add an extra network to one of the already deployed machines? Because the cluster is operational I would like to avoid redeploying ...
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when using fathpath installer it only enables eth0 while we use eth1

when we use fasthpath installer in maas commissioning and enlisting goes without trouble via eth1 eht1 is is connect to our vlan with maas dhcp but when using fasthpath installer when starting the ...
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MAAS option not appearing in the quickstart menu

I have a problem with the quickstart of juju. When I do juju-quickstart -i, it doesn't appear MAAS as a environment.
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Node Enlistment for the Canonical Distribution of Ubuntu Openstack

After following the Canonical Distribution of Ubuntu Openstack Guide and the more indepth installation guide, I have single functioning node which is both my region controller and a cluster controller ...
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Does there exist a way within the context of MAAS to specify which disk shows up as sda when provisioning nodes with multiple disks?

I am looking for a method by which I can specify the disk elected to be sda on enlisted MAAS nodes with multiple disks when they undergo commissioning, OR a method to specify which disk of those found ...
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In MAAS, how can I use my own ubuntu image for fast installer

I am using Maas to organize my cluster and save time. There is a option in Maas node: fast install, which can use a image to install system directly. I was wondering if I can make that image of my ...
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How to add a new network card to the MAAS web interface

I am working on setting up a test openstack implementation on Ubuntu. When I installed the machine which will be my region controller I didn't notice that only one of the network cards was enabled. I ...
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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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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 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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Problem with juju bootstrap on an offline MAAS cluster, overlayroot does not exist?

I am struggling to get Juju to successfully complete the bootstrap process on an offline MAAS cluster. I would really appreciate some help. The Setup Hardware: Orange Box (cluster of 9 physical ...
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What are ubuntu/juju image metadata

Could someone explain me what this page wants to say? i really dont get what and mainly why it is written there what is there. https://juju.ubuntu.com/docs/howto-privatecloud.html Ive own HW, with ...
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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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Ubuntu MaaS nodes not booting PXE images

I've many nodes on LAN with wake On LAN enabled. I turn them one it tries to acquire IP through DHCP. Then reports No DHCP or proxyDHCP offers were recieved Sometimes No boot filename recieved ...
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Can I setup MaaS/Juju and OpenStack completely offline?

I am trying to setup Openstack using the Ubuntu Cloud recommended way with MAAS + JUJU. I have some basic questions as I am very new to MAAS Setup. Can the MAAS Environment(including the minimal OS ...