How to create sepearet obejct storage

asked 2012-12-20 04:58:59 -0600

I am newbie to Ubuntu and OpenStack.

I have configured my dedicated Ubuntu and installed & setup VM for Swift by following doc: (

But, I have a question that, If I want to create a demo server to demonstrate myself for the following steps from this link: (

Will there any demage for my existing setup which I did for Swift and VM and how to create second object storare server on the same Ubuntu server.

Thanks Sr

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answered 2012-12-20 05:24:13 -0600

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The instructions in the tutorial ask you to enable SSL support in Swift, which is the major change to your installation.

You can safely do this without losing any data on your SAIO install, however anything that needs to connect to it (such as the glance OpenStack Image Catalog and Delivery service), should also be configured to use SSL.

The rest of the tutorial is merely uploading and downloading using clients of swift

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answered 2012-12-20 05:25:18 -0600

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To create another Object Storage server on the same server, I would suggest creating it in a new virtual machine to avoid confusion.

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