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See [[Getting started with OpenStack Nova]] for details on how to try out the packages from this repo.
 
See [[Getting started with OpenStack Nova]] for details on how to try out the packages from this repo.
  
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== Nova To Do ==
  
Some short term TODO items related to Nova and Glance packaging. When the package is added, these should be tracked in bugzilla.
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Some short term TODO items related to Nova packaging. When the package is added, these should be tracked in bugzilla.
  
 
# Build minimal Fedora images for people to use when testing Nova
 
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# Request that python-eventlet be updated in Fedora to the latest upstream which contains [https://answers.launchpad.net/nova/+faq/1485 the greenpipe fix]
 
# Request that python-eventlet be updated in Fedora to the latest upstream which contains [https://answers.launchpad.net/nova/+faq/1485 the greenpipe fix]
 
# Send the python-migrate fix upstream and request that it be cherry-picked into the Fedora package
 
# Send the python-migrate fix upstream and request that it be cherry-picked into the Fedora package
# Get the [http://pypi.python.org/pypi/xattr correct version of python-xattr] included in Fedora so that glance image caching can be used
 
 
# Figure out what to do about ajaxterm
 
# Figure out what to do about ajaxterm
 
# SELinux policy
 
# SELinux policy
# [https://bugzilla.redhat.com/732442 uidgid] reservation for swift, glance and nova
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# Use [https://bugzilla.redhat.com/732442 the reserved 162:162 uid:gid] for the nova user
# logrotate config for glance
 
 
# <code>no-manual-page-for-binary</code> warnings
 
# <code>no-manual-page-for-binary</code> warnings
 
# Switch from sysvinit scripts to systemd units
 
# Switch from sysvinit scripts to systemd units
# File bugs with upstream requesting that releases include a license file in their distributions
 
# python-novaclient doesn't need <code>%setup -n</code> anymore
 
  
 
== To Package ==
 
== To Package ==

Revision as of 10:34, 23 August 2011

OpenStack

OpenStack consists of a number services for running IaaS clouds. They are the Object Store (Swift), Compute (Nova) and Image (Glance) services.

This page tracks Fedora Cloud SIG's effort to include OpenStack packages in Fedora.

Packages

Package Reviews

Test Repo

A yum repository with Fedora 16 test packages for Nova and Glance is available here

See Getting started with OpenStack Nova for details on how to try out the packages from this repo.

Nova To Do

Some short term TODO items related to Nova packaging. When the package is added, these should be tracked in bugzilla.

  1. Build minimal Fedora images for people to use when testing Nova
  2. Make Nova add the appropriate iptables rules so that it works with Fedora's default firewall configuration
  3. Send these trivial patches to upstream Nova
  4. Request that python-eventlet be updated in Fedora to the latest upstream which contains the greenpipe fix
  5. Send the python-migrate fix upstream and request that it be cherry-picked into the Fedora package
  6. Figure out what to do about ajaxterm
  7. SELinux policy
  8. Use the reserved 162:162 uid:gid for the nova user
  9. no-manual-page-for-binary warnings
  10. Switch from sysvinit scripts to systemd units

To Package

  1. python-nova-adminclient - a Python library for Nova's admin API
  2. noVNC - a HTML5 VNC client
  3. openstack-dashboard - self service web UI for OpenStack
  4. openstack-melange - network information service (will be part of openstack-nova?)
  5. openstack-quantum - network connectivity service
  6. openstack-reddwarf - database as a service (will be part of openstack-nova?
  7. openstack-keystone - identity service
  8. openstack-burrow - message queue

Notes