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From Asmita Vagyani <Asmita.Vagy...@sigma-systems.com>
Subject RE: CloudStack Installation Query
Date Thu, 03 Jan 2013 14:18:53 GMT
Yup, I did it.
The permissions problem disappeared when I unmounted the nfs drive and ran the installation
template.
And it worked then.



Thanks and Regards.

Asmita Patil Vagyani.
Tech Lead,  Sigma Software Solutions, Pune, 
T: +91-20-25661992 / 93 / 94. Extn. : 286 


-----Original Message-----
From: Marc Cirauqui [mailto:mcirauqui@gmail.com] 
Sent: 03 January 2013 PM 07:46
To: cloudstack-users
Subject: Re: CloudStack Installation Query

Hi, just pinting point 5 in 4.5.5.1, "Mount secondary storage on your management server...".

If it's there, I guess you did it (right?). Then may be a permissions problem or NFSv4 in
use. I read problems with people using NFSv4 in this mailing list.

thx


On Thu, Jan 3, 2013 at 3:08 PM, Asmita Vagyani < Asmita.Vagyani@sigma-systems.com> wrote:

> Hi Marc,
> I am using a separate NFS server for secondary storage, I think the 
> way you are going with is when you have nfs shared folder on the same 
> management server and mount it there itself.
> Am I right?
>
>
> http://incubator.apache.org/cloudstack/docs/en-US/Apache_CloudStack/4.
> 0.0-incubating/html/Installation_Guide/management-server-install-flow.
> html#prepare-nfs-shares Section 4.5.5.1. Using a Separate NFS Server
>
>
> Thanks and Regards.
>
> Asmita Patil Vagyani.
> Tech Lead,  Sigma Software Solutions, Pune,
> T: +91-20-25661992 / 93 / 94. Extn. : 286
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Marc Cirauqui [mailto:mcirauqui@gmail.com]
> Sent: 03 January 2013 PM 07:30
> To: cloudstack-users
> Subject: Re: CloudStack Installation Query
>
> My point was that as the path given to the cloud-install-sys-tmplt 
> command
> (/mnt/secondary) and export path (/export), you need to mount the 
> export path for secondary storage (/export) on /mnt/secondary 
> otherwise system vm template won't be able to download to primary storage.
>
> thx.
>
>
> On Thu, Jan 3, 2013 at 2:52 PM, Geoff Higginbottom < 
> geoff.higginbottom@shapeblue.com> wrote:
>
> > Hi Asmita,
> >
> > You don't have to, but its best practice to do so.
> >
> > When you deploy a new Zone, the first thing that happens is that the 
> > System VM Template, which you will have seeded to Secondary Storage 
> > is used to deploy the SSVM and CPVM, the SSVM then connects to the 
> > Internet and downloads an example Template and places it on 
> > secondary
> storage.
> >
> > All the above happens automatically as long as the configuration of 
> > the Compute, Storage and Networking Layers is correct, and seeing it 
> > happen is a great sanity check that everything is configured correctly.
> >
> > Skipping configuring the Secondary Storage, and seeding it with the 
> > appropriate System VM Templates for your chosen Hypervisors will not 
> > break anything, and it can be added later, but as you have to do it 
> > at some point, you might as well do it at the beginning.
> >
> > Regards
> >
> > Geoff
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Asmita Vagyani [mailto:Asmita.Vagyani@sigma-systems.com]
> > Sent: 03 January 2013 13:34
> > To: 'cloudstack-users@incubator.apache.org'
> > Subject: RE: CloudStack Installation Query
> >
> > Hi all,
> >
> > Is it a mandate that we have to configure/mount a secondary storage 
> > nfs server before cloudstack management server installation?
> >
> >
> >
> > Thanks and Regards.
> >
> > Asmita Patil Vagyani.
> > Tech Lead,  Sigma Software Solutions, Pune,
> > T: +91-20-25661992 / 93 / 94. Extn. : 286
> >
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Asmita Vagyani [mailto:Asmita.Vagyani@sigma-systems.com]
> > Sent: 03 January 2013 PM 12:49
> > To: 'cloudstack-users@incubator.apache.org'
> > Subject: RE: CloudStack Installation Query
> >
> > Hi all,
> >
> > I am following the Cloudstack 4 documentation for installation on RHEL.
> > Please refer
> > http://incubator.apache.org/cloudstack/docs/en-US/Apache_CloudStack/4.
> > 0.0-incubating/html/Installation_Guide/management-server-install-flow.
> > html#nfs-shares-on-separate-server
> > Step 4.5.7. Prepare the System VM Template
> >
> > I have mounted the secondary storage device on another NFS server 
> > and can see that its mounted.
> > I added line below to my /etc/exports file also :
> > /export *(rw,async,no_root_squash)
> >
> > Then I run cloud-install-sys-tmplt command below to retrieve and 
> > decompress the system VM template - For vSphere:
> >
> > #/usr/lib64/cloud/agent/scripts/storage/secondary/cloud-install-sys-
> > tm
> > plt
> > -m /mnt/secondary -u
> > http://download.cloud.com/templates/burbank/burbank-systemvm-0^C12012.
> > ova
> >  -h vmware -s welcome123 -F
> >
> > I get the following error -
> > rm: cannot remove
> >
> `/mnt/secondary/template/tmpl/1/8//3be8b3de-8625-4945-9d45-97b901f09ae6.ova':
> > Permission denied
> > rm: cannot remove
> `/mnt/secondary/template/tmpl/1/8//systemvm-disk1.vmdk':
> > Permission denied
> > rm: cannot remove `/mnt/secondary/template/tmpl/1/8//systemvm.mf':
> > Permission denied
> > rm: cannot remove `/mnt/secondary/template/tmpl/1/8//systemvm.ovf':
> > Permission denied
> > rm: cannot remove
> `/mnt/secondary/template/tmpl/1/8//template.properties':
> > Permission denied Failed to clean up template directory 
> > /mnt/secondary/template/tmpl/1/8/ -- check permissions?
> > Installation failed
> >
> > Did anyone of you face the same problem?
> >
> > Thanks and Regards.
> >
> > Asmita Patil Vagyani.
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Asmita Vagyani [mailto:Asmita.Vagyani@sigma-systems.com]
> > Sent: 31 December 2012 PM 02:50
> > To: 'cloudstack-users@incubator.apache.org'
> > Subject: RE: CloudStack Installation Query
> >
> > I am using RHEL
> >
> >
> >
> > Thanks and Regards.
> >
> > Asmita Patil Vagyani.
> > Tech Lead,  Sigma Software Solutions, Pune,
> > T: +91-20-25661992 / 93 / 94. Extn. : 286
> >
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Sailaja Mada [mailto:sailaja.mada@citrix.com]
> > Sent: 31 December 2012 PM 02:43
> > To: cloudstack-users@incubator.apache.org
> > Subject: RE: CloudStack Installation Query
> >
> > Hi,
> >
> > Please use below path if your setup is on Ubuntu.:
> >
> > /usr/lib/cloud/common/scripts/storage/secondary/cloud-install-sys-tm
> > pl
> > t
> >
> > Thanks,
> > Sailaja.M
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Asmita Vagyani [mailto:Asmita.Vagyani@sigma-systems.com]
> > Sent: Monday, December 31, 2012 2:16 PM
> > To: 'cloudstack-users@incubator.apache.org'
> > Subject: RE: CloudStack Installation Query
> >
> > Hi all,
> >
> > I am following the Cloudstack 4 documentation for installation.
> > Please refer
> > http://incubator.apache.org/cloudstack/docs/en-US/Apache_CloudStack/4.
> > 0.0-incubating/html/Installation_Guide/management-server-install-flow.
> > html#nfs-shares-on-separate-server
> > Step 4.5.7. Prepare the System VM Template
> >
> > Its says to run one or more of the following cloud-install-sys-tmplt 
> > commands to retrieve and decompress the system VM template - For 
> > vSphere run command below:
> > #
> > /usr/lib64/cloud/common/scripts/storage/secondary/cloud-install-sys-
> > tm
> > plt
> > -m /mnt/secondary -u
> > http://download.cloud.com/templates/burbank/burbank-systemvm-08012012.
> > ova-h vmware -s <optional-management-server-secret-key>  -F
> >
> > I made a correction in the file path and run the command as below:
> > #/usr/lib64/cloud/agent/scripts/storage/secondary/cloud-install-sys-
> > tm
> > plt
> > -m /mnt/secondary -u
> > http://download.cloud.com/templates/burbank/burbank-systemvm-08012012.
> > ova-hvmware -s welcome123 -F
> >
> > It gives an error command not found.
> > cloud-install-sys-tmplt: command not found Any idea why this is not 
> > working?
> >
> > Thanks and Regards.
> >
> > Asmita Patil Vagyani.
> > Tech Lead,  Sigma Software Solutions, Pune,
> > T: +91-20-25661992 / 93 / 94. Extn. : 286
> >
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Radhika Puthiyetath [mailto:radhika.puthiyetath@citrix.com]
> > Sent: 28 December 2012 AM 10:48
> > To: cloudstack-users@incubator.apache.org
> > Subject: RE: CloudStack Installation Query
> >
> > Thank you for pointing out the errors in docs.
> >
> > Please file a documentation defect in case you find any.
> >
> > Thanks
> > -Radhika
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: sebgoa [mailto:runseb@gmail.com]
> > Sent: Thursday, December 27, 2012 7:01 PM
> > To: cloudstack-users@incubator.apache.org
> > Subject: Re: CloudStack Installation Query
> >
> > Asmita,
> >
> > I believe there is an issue with the documentation.
> >
> > try to replace the baseurl with:
> >
> > baseurl=http://cloudstack.apt-get.eu/rhel/4.0/
> >
> > and do:
> >
> > > $ rpm --import http://cloudstack.apt-get.eu/release.asc
> >
> >
> > I have not tested it, so please let us know if it works or not.
> >
> > thanks,
> >
> > -Sebastien
> >
> > On Dec 27, 2012, at 2:04 PM, Asmita Vagyani wrote:
> >
> > > Hi,
> > >
> > > Thanks Jerry for clarifying.
> > >
> > > My next query is:
> > > I am using an RPM-based system, I want to add the Yum repository 
> > > so that
> > I can install CloudStack with Yum.
> > > I have created a repos file under /etc/yum.repos.d.
> > >
> > > [cloudstack]
> > > name=cloudstack
> > > baseurl=http://server.url/downloads/rpm/stable/
> > > enabled=1
> > > gpgcheck=1
> > >
> > > Next you'll want to add the GPG key:
> > > $ rpm --import http://server.url/downloads/RPM-GPG-KEY.txt
> > >
> > >
> > > (Refer Documentation of CloudStack Installation -Section 4.4.2. ) 
> > > What will be the value of server.url?
> > >
> > > Thanks and Regards.
> > >
> > > Asmita
> > >
> > >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: jerry jiang. 蒋维 [mailto:jerry.jiang@tyxtech.com]
> > > Sent: 27 December 2012 PM 06:20
> > > To: cloudstack-users@incubator.apache.org
> > > Subject: Re: CloudStack Installation Query
> > >
> > > yes, RPM for RHEL OS only, while DEBs for debian-based OS
> > >
> > > Jerry
> > >
> > > ----- Original Message -----
> > > From: "Asmita Vagyani" <Asmita.Vagyani@sigma-systems.com>
> > > To: "cloudstack-users@incubator.apache.org"
> > > <cloudstack-users@incubator.apache.org>
> > > Sent: Thursday, December 27, 2012 8:33:05 PM
> > > Subject: CloudStack Installation Query
> > >
> > > Hi,
> > >
> > > I am trying to install CloudStack 4 on the system.
> > > I am having RHEL 6.3 system for the CloudStack Management server
> > installation.
> > >
> > > I am following standard Installation guide to do so.
> > > Location -
> > > http://incubator.apache.org/cloudstack/docs/en-US/Apache_CloudStack/4.
> > > 0.0-incubating/html/Installation_Guide/index.html
> > > I am referring to Section 3, 3.5 and 3.6 particularly.
> > >
> > > I wanted to confirm if I should perform step in section 3.5 only 
> > > if my
> > server OS is Ubuntu and perform steps in section 3.6 if my 
> > management server is RHEL server.
> > > So, if I have RHEL OS I will just build RPMs and not DEBs, correct?
> > >
> > > Please clarify.
> > >
> > > Thanks and Regards.
> > > Asmita.
> > >
> > >
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