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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.

Test Repo

See Getting started with OpenStack Nova for details on how to try out the OpenStack packages on Fedora 16.


Package Reviews

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


OpenStack in EPEL

All of the packages require python-sphinx. These all need at least this adjustment for EL6:

-BuildRequires:    python-sphinx
+%{?fedora:BuildRequires:    python-sphinx >= 1.0}
+%{?el6:BuildRequires:    python-sphinx10}

Packages in EPEL

  • openstack-swift

Packages needing to be added to EPEL