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what minimum configuration of the system is required for installing swift on a single node for testing purpose

asked 2013-06-18 02:20:08 -0500

pragya jain gravatar image

i want to install swift on a single node for the testing purpose please help me in finding what should i do in this regard. and what are the pre-requisite conditions for the system to install swift on a single machine for testing

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answered 2013-06-19 11:12:16 -0500

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There are very minimal requirements for setting up a test installation. We actually have instructions just for this here:

I do this regularly for dev and testing on VMs in the Rackspace Cloud.

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I had installed devstack on my machine with the help of link now how can I use it to test swift? Please help me in this regard.

pragya jain gravatar imagepragya jain ( 2013-06-24 23:38:31 -0500 )edit

answered 2013-06-22 08:03:49 -0500

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updated 2013-06-24 02:52:30 -0500

You could use Vagrant for some testing, e.g. with VirtualBox. See Vagrant, Ansible, and OpenStack on your laptop as a presentation on SlideShare.
Code on Github:

Another tutorial, based on VirtualBox: Setting up a Single Node Openstack Environment

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