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From Marc Cirauqui <mcirau...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: spending 8hrs a day to practice cloud stack!!
Date Wed, 28 Nov 2012 13:52:27 GMT
Wow, I didn't know this one, thanks!

thx


On Wed, Nov 28, 2012 at 1:48 PM, Nitin Mehta <Nitin.Mehta@citrix.com> wrote:

>
> On 28-Nov-2012, at 3:33 PM, Marc Cirauqui wrote:
>
> > hi,
> >
> > -f switch is to clear previous system templates for selected hypervisor
> (I
> > think). You can download the systemvm image and serve it from a webserver
> > in your LAN.
> >
> > thx
> >
>
> Marc - There are 2 options  -  small case f which means the system vm
> template file and  upper case F which is for clearing the system vm
> template. So the user can keep a local copy of system vm template and pass
> that file path in the script without wasting time on downloading it every
> time.
>
> Usage: cloud-install-sys-tmplt: -m <secondary storage mount point> -f
> <system vm template file> [-h <hypervisor name: kvm|vmware|xenserver> ] [
> -s <mgmt server secret key, if you specified any when running
> cloud-setup-database, default is password>][-u <Url to system vm template>]
> [-F <clean up system templates of specified hypervisor>] [-e <Template
> suffix, e.g vhd, ova, qcow2>] [-o <Database server hostname or ip, e.g
> localhost>] [-r <Database user name, e.g root>] [-d <Database password.
> Fllowed by nothing if the password is empty>]
> or
> cloud-install-sys-tmplt: -m <secondary storage mount point> -u <http url
> for system vm template> [-h <hypervisor name: kvm|vmware|xenserver> ] [ -s
> <mgmt server secret key>]
>
>
> >
> > On Wed, Nov 28, 2012 at 10:46 AM, jerry jiang. 蒋维
> > <jerry.jiang@tyxtech.com>wrote:
> >
> >> Hello banuka,
> >>
> >> I think cloudstack support installing sys vm template from local
> >> file.just try with `-f' option for script `cloud-install-sys-tmplt'
> >>
> >> -Jerry
> >>
> >> ----- Original Message -----
> >> From: "banuka prakash" <banuka1@gmail.com>
> >> To: cloudstack-users@incubator.apache.org
> >> Sent: 星期三, 2012年 11 月 28日 下午 4:47:34
> >> Subject: spending 8hrs a day to practice cloud stack!!
> >>
> >> Hi All:
> >>
> >> I'm sitting for 8 to 10 hours on cloudstack to learn and practice.
> >>
> >> To create a system template ...............with the following command
> >>
> >>
> (/usr/lib64/cloud/agent/scripts/storage/secondary/cloud-install-sys-tmplt
> >> -m /mnt/secondary -u
> >>
> http://download.cloud.com/templates/acton/acton-systemvm-02062012.vhd.bz2-h
> >> xenserver )
> >>
> >> it is taking 40 minutes to download the template.
> >>
> >> Do I need to download the template every time I install cloud stack or
> >>
> >> Can I store the template on a separate pendrive and store it in a
> secondary
> >> storage instead of directly downloading from the net?
> >>
> >> My practice goes like this...
> >>
> >> 1. install the os (CENTOS)
> >>
> >> 2. install cloud stack / mysql /system template,
> >>
> >> 3. Adding host etc.
> >>
> >> but downloading template ...it is taking much time ...
> >> is there any alternatives please...??
> >>
> >> Regards
> >> prakash
> >> 9133368284
> >>
>
>

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