issues in the process of installing openstack with devstack

05 May

Follow the steps in this link:
It is really important to install it in a clean environment. It is a bloody lesson.
1 create stack user before installing.
2 mysql cannot connect to
Should comment bind-address and skip-external-network, in /etc/mysql/my.conf , then reboot
If there is mysql installed before, there might be some weird problems, so it is better to use the following commands to uninstall it first.
sudo apt-get autoremove –purge mysql-server mysql-server-5.0 mysql-common
sudo rm /var/lib/mysql -rf
sudo rm /etc/mysql -rf
3 rabbimq cannot connect to the host

The right thing is that you need to input four passwords in the beginning. If not, probably there is a problem.
The right thing is that it will take 5 mins to finish. If not, probably there is a problem.

When you see the message in the console as followed. Congratulations to you! Cheers!

Horizon is now available at
Keystone is serving at
Examples on using novaclient command line is in
The default users are: admin and demo
The password: xxxx
This is your host ip: completed in 342 seconds.

The above is to describe how to install Openstack with devstack. Check out the following link which includes  a detailed procedure for how to install Openstack from the source code.

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Posted by on May 5, 2012 in Cloud Computing



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