Think it’s impossible to stand up an OpenStack cloud in 15 minutes? If you’re the betting kind, Red Hat software engineer, Derek Higgins, is ready to take your money. Derek created Packstack, an installation utility that uses Puppet modules to deploy OpenStack in three easy steps. Not convinced? Join Derek Higgins, Cody Herridges, and Chris Hoge for a free webinar… Read more →
Our friends in Inktank recently added a new page to the wiki documenting the process for enabling Ceph for block storage on RDO. This has been a popular request from RDO users in addition to the documentation and support for Gluster as a storage back-end. Let us know how it works!
We’re starting another day at OSCon, at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, Oregon. It’s been a great week so far, with lots of great conversations with users, and potential users, of RDO. If you’re at the conference, please drop by and say hi. Or follow us on @RDOCommunity for periodic updates through the day.
There are now 4 separate Havana repositories available on RDO Trunk packages for Fedora and EL6 derivatives The current trunk package series, generated by http://smokestack.openstack.org/ with maximum lag of 1 hour from the latest trunk commit are available for Fedora and more recently EL6 based distributions. Please see the README or browse these repositories at: http://rdo.fedorapeople.org/openstack/openstack-trunk/ Standard Havana repositories for… Read more →
We’re at OSCon today, in the OpenStack pavilion. If you’re here, please drop by and say hi. We’ll be there all day.
Swift has a middleware called tempurl that allow public access to objects. This feature can be useful when an account owner want to allow access for a foreign user to some objects of his account. A common usage when swift is used as storage backend in a web application is to built the temporary urls server side and let the browser communicate… Read more →
From the RDO-list mailing list (https://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/rdo-list) update: openstack-packstack-2013.1.1-0.20.dev642.el6 Wed Jul 10 2013 – Martin MÃ¡gr firstname.lastname@example.org – 2013.1.1-0.20.dev642 Fixed provider network option (#976380) Made token_format configurable (#978853) Enable LVM snap autoextend (#975894) MariaDB support (#981116) Older releases: Tue Jun 18 2013 – Martin MÃ¡gr email@example.com – 2013.1.1-0.19.dev632 Restart openstack-cinder-volume service (#975007) Wed Jun 12 2013 – Martin MÃ¡gr firstname.lastname@example.org –… Read more →
In case you missed it, the inaugural edition of the RDO Community Newsletter may be read at https://www.redhat.com/archives/rdo-newsletter/2013-July/msg00000.html If you didn’t receive it and would like to receive the next one, you can can subscribe at https://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/rdo-newsletter If there’s something you think we should cover in the August newsletter, please let us know.