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From motty cruz <motty.c...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: ACS 4.4 XenServer 6.2 how to upgrade to ACS 4.4.1
Date Mon, 06 Oct 2014 15:49:34 GMT
Hello Sam,
So I tried to use 2008 as server type, but no success problem still exist.
any suggestions?

I am not expert with Blondie MySQL, but I can get around. do you mind
sharing your steps you took to upgrade? are you running 4.4.1 or 4.4?

Thanks,
Motty

On Sat, Oct 4, 2014 at 10:51 AM, Sam Ceylani <
sam.ceylani@mistercertified.com> wrote:

> when you are creating vms using a w2012 template choose windows 2008
> server type from drop down box and you should be ok, in change log i can
> see that they resolved this problem with 4.4 but upgrade is not easy for
> you because of manual changes required in mysql database, if you are
> familiar with executing queries it is very easy,
>
> sam
>
> Sent from my iPhone
>
> > On Oct 4, 2014, at 9:59 AM, "motty cruz" <motty.cruz@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > Thanks Sam,
> > I had similar issue, I have no problem deploying Windows 2008 servers,
> only
> > Server 2012 had trouble. ACS 4.4.1 is not officially release yet, so I
> was
> > hopping you had the steps to upgrade from ACS 4.4. I would really like to
> > upgrade as soon as possible because I am pressure into use this current
> > cluster to install essential machines for my company.
> >
> > Thanks for you support on this matter,
> > -Motty
> >
> > On Sat, Oct 4, 2014 at 6:46 AM, Sam Ceylani <
> sam.ceylani@mistercertified.com
> >> wrote:
> >
> >> steps are different for each cloudstack version, for example upgrading
> >> from 4.3 would be slightly different then 4.2 or 4.1 and also upgrading
> is
> >> different for each hypervisor type and also depends on your setup. I
> know
> >> you need step by step instructions but they are all different. best is
> >> googling "upgrading cloudstack from 4.3 to 4.4" and in docs those steps
> are
> >> very well documented, I used the same steps and if you cant find the
> link
> >> for docs I can email it to you.
> >>
> >> I was getting "W2012 is not supported on xenserver" error (I was getting
> >> "not enough capacity" cryptic error message from cloudstack and after
> >> digging a day or so I found the real reason for failing vm was
> xenserver,
> >> according to cloudstack is not capable of running W2012, which is not
> the
> >> case) and after choosing w2008 for template and not choosing W2008R2, I
> was
> >> able to install W2012 so try this solution first before upgrading and it
> >> should resolve it,
> >>
> >> sam
> >>
> >> Sent from my iPhone
> >>
> >>> On Oct 4, 2014, at 1:19 AM, "motty cruz" <motty.cruz@gmail.com> wrote:
> >>>
> >>> Sam,
> >>> first I have random success trying to create templates using Windows
> 2012
> >>> R2. I had use "OS Type" as Windows 2012 R2, Windows PV and even Other
> but
> >>> unable to create templates. I was able to setup a testing cluster of
> ACS
> >>> 4.4.1 which seem to be running smoother than ACS 4.4, one only
> difference
> >>> is the NFS storage as the production cluster running iscsi.
> >>>
> >>> do you mind pointing to steps you taken to upgrade ACS 4.4 ?
> >>>
> >>> Thanks,
> >>> Motty
> >>>
> >>> On Fri, Oct 3, 2014 at 4:13 PM, Sam Ceylani <
> >> sam.ceylani@mistercertified.com
> >>>> wrote:
> >>>
> >>>> what is the problem with w2012 template ( i know what the problem is
> :)
> >>>> but just to make sure...
> >>>>
> >>>> Sent from my iPhone
> >>>>
> >>>>> On Oct 3, 2014, at 6:09 PM, "motty cruz" <motty.cruz@gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Thanks Sam,
> >>>>>
> >>>>> my management server are CentOS 6.5, XenServer 6.2. running ACS
4.4
> >>>>> currently I am having issues with templates for Windows Server 2012
> R2.
> >>>>> that is the reason why I am to upgrade to 4.4.1. do you mind pointing
> >> to
> >>>>> the steps you taken to upgrade from 4.4 to 4.4.1?
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Thanks,
> >>>>> Motty
> >>>>>
> >>>>> On Fri, Oct 3, 2014 at 2:13 PM, Sam Ceylani <
> >>>> sam.ceylani@mistercertified.com
> >>>>>> wrote:
> >>>>>
> >>>>>> I recently upgraded to 4.4.1 and overall upgrade is easy but
I dont
> >>>> think
> >>>>>> you can upgrade it with such a simple command since it involves
> >>>> intalling
> >>>>>> (preseeding) sys template and manually changing settings from
mysql
> >>>> tables
> >>>>>> to reflect this change. If your distro is repo based, you manually
> >> need
> >>>> to
> >>>>>> change setting from 4.3 to 4.4 in your cloudstack repo file
 and
> also
> >>>> 4.4
> >>>>>> upgrades your java to 1.7 and I think they fixed few major bugs
> >> recently
> >>>>>> and sys template is upgraded to 64 bit if I m not mistaken (with
> >> debian
> >>>> 7 I
> >>>>>> believe). Most problems are resolved with 4.4.1 update and on
our
> >> system
> >>>>>> with xenserver working fine. If you are using it in production
env.
> >>>> then I
> >>>>>> would wait couple of months to upgrade to 4.4.1 and this version
is
> >> more
> >>>>>> sophisticated then previous versions. It seems to be more
> >>>>>> complete,predictable and more robust and I really appriciate
for
> those
> >>>> new
> >>>>>> features and bug fixes. I would suggest reading documentation
for
> 4.4
> >>>>>> upgrade depending on your version so there are some few things
you
> >> have
> >>>> to
> >>>>>> complete "before" upgrading to 4.4.1...
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>> sam
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>> Sent from my iPhone
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>>> On Oct 3, 2014, at 3:50 PM, "motty cruz" <motty.cruz@gmail.com>
> >> wrote:
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> I have a testing cluster running 4.4.1 with NFS as primary
and
> >>>> secondary
> >>>>>>> storage working perfectly, I would like to upgrade my production
> >>>> cluster
> >>>>>> to
> >>>>>>> ACS 4.4.1 from ACS 4.4, can I stop all services and run
the
> >> "cloudstack
> >>>>>>> upgrade" command ? is it that simple?
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> --
> >>>>>>> Thanks for your support,
> >>>>>>> Motty
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>> --
> >>>>> Thanks for your support,
> >>>>> Motty
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> --
> >>> Thanks for your support,
> >>> Motty
> >
> >
> >
> > --
> > Thanks for your support,
> > Motty
>



-- 
Thanks for your support,
Motty

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