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From "Musayev, Ilya" <imusa...@webmd.net>
Subject RE: [Discuss] Making CloudMonkey simpler to use for admin tasks
Date Thu, 01 Aug 2013 19:14:19 GMT
Donal,

Thanks for the details and putting this together - this is definitely helpful and I'm bookmarking
this.

Please post it on wiki as tutorial.

Regards
ilya

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Donal Lafferty [mailto:donal.lafferty@citrix.com]
> Sent: Thursday, August 01, 2013 1:13 PM
> To: dev@cloudstack.apache.org
> Subject: [Discuss] Making CloudMonkey simpler to use for admin tasks
> 
> I needed a different configuration than DevCloud provided, so I turned to
> CloudMonkey to automate setup of my test environment.
> 
> This led to a blog on automating with CloudMonkey at
> http://dlafferty.blogspot.co.uk/2013/07/using-cloudmonkey-to-
> automate.html
> 
> What I forgot to mention is that automation would be a lot simpler if we
> were to do the following:
> 
> 1.       Update Apache CloudStack logging to provide API calls in a tidy format
> that can be fed directly.  E.g. POST parameters are not logged,  GET
> parameters are URL encoded.
> 
> 2.       Update CloudMonkey to allow username / password authentication
> 
> 3.       Update CloudMonkey to not be picky about the case of command
> parameters when 'api' command used.
> 
> 4.       Update CloudMonkey to allow filter option to be used with 'api'
> command.
> 
> 
> 



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