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 deploy ceph hangs in pending in maas environment

I have ubuntu 14.04.1 with maas 1.7.1 rc4 and juju 1.20.14. My client machine is commissioned and deployed. I can ssh ubuntu@cl1stn2.maas and I can juju ssh 1 successfully. I did "juju deploy ...
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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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Adding two single Cluster Controller to a MaaS Region Controller

I'd like to realize an infrastructure using Ubuntu 14.04Lts like this: 1 Region Controller (RC), Ubuntu 14.04 Server Edition 2 Cluster Controller(CC), Ubuntu 14.04 Server Edition MaaS has been ...
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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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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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maas ready node restarts

I don't really know what should happen after what. First I manually powered on a node and selected PXE boot through LAN. It acquired its IP. and started booting and then its installed ubuntu packages ...
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customizing the maas curtin (fastpath) preseed install

I've been trying, unsuccessfully, to find documentation/examples on how to customize various things using the fastpath installer. The following doc gives a high-level overview: ...
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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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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 on Ubuntu 14.04 comissioning scripts fail

I have 2 network one private network with private switch and another one connected to internet and a proxy I have 1 MAAS Server (Ubuntu 14.04) MAAS stable version 1.7 the 3 nodes fail in the same ...
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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 ...
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Connect VM directly to external network in openstack

I have installed openstack using MaaS and JuJu on Ubuntu 14.04 machines. I am using Neutron openstack for networking which is installed on a VM. I can assign a floating IP to VM and ping it. However ...
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Creating custom images for MAAS install

I am trying to deploy a Juju charm which requires an updated 3.11 kernel on Ubuntu 12.04. Since kernel update requires a reboot, I'm thinking of creating a custom image which has the updated kernel. ...
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Maas cannot power control virsh node

Maas is not able to power-control vm-nodes. If i try to commission a declared vm node with the power settings: Power address: qemu+ssh://ubuntu@192.168.25.14/system Power id: vm1 the node does not ...
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apt-get update tries to download uncompressed Packages file

I am using a physical server right now. I have installed MAAS and cannot use the apt-get function at all. When I type sudo apt-get update I get a long string with some things updating and most things ...
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Deploy ubuntu with MAAS fails

I have a problem with the Ubuntu deploying with MAAS. I'm trying to install Ubuntu on a KVM virtual machine. The boot with pxe works, I see the login prompt during the deploying, the server connect ...
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deploying charms using juju fails with tcp connection timed out

Environment: juju bootstrapped environment with MAAS [ Juju 1.19.x] Connected to internet: wget https://store.juju.ubuntu.com/charm-info?charms=cs%3Atrusty%2Fjuju-gui-3 works with the charm ...
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Openstack Neutron - Cannot Access Tenant Router Gateway

Using cs:trusty/quantum-gateway-2, cs:trusty/nova-cloud-controller-40 and cs:trusty/nova-compute-2, while following Neutron setup as delineated in ...
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Ubuntu MAAS DHCP working DNS Not working

I setup Ubuntu 14.04 MAAS on one server. I setup interface to manage DHCP and DNS via the Cluster interface. DHCP is working. But, DNS is not! When I try to add another node, it is doing PXE boot, ...
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MAAS DHCP Server Setup, PXE TO1 TFTP File Not Found

I am setting Ubuntu 14.04 MAAS Cluoud. I have setup the region and cluster controller. For some reason, MAAS was not running DHCP even though (1) maas-dhcp and maas-dns were installed, and (2) Added a ...
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MAAS Create Iso and Add Node

(1) How can I add existing Ubuntu 14.04 server or desktop to Ubuntu 14.04 MAAS? (2) Is there way to build MAAS ISO similar to Cobbler ISO? ...