boot VM with specific kernel and rootfs

asked 2014-05-13 08:34:41 -0500

Sonia gravatar image


Can i boot VM using openstack with my specifc kernel and rootfs?

Thanks Sonia

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Are you using glance image to launch instance ?

dbaxps gravatar imagedbaxps ( 2014-05-13 09:11:13 -0500 )edit

I'm using nova boot command for launching instance

Sonia gravatar imageSonia ( 2014-05-13 09:23:39 -0500 )edit

I'm having my customized kernel image and my root filesystem.I want to boot VM through that kernel image and root file system instead of the cirros images in the devstack database.

Please help regarding this

Sonia gravatar imageSonia ( 2014-05-13 09:40:57 -0500 )edit

You have to prepare qcow2 image for import via glance Howto prepare image

dbaxps gravatar imagedbaxps ( 2014-05-13 09:58:08 -0500 )edit

Thanks alot buddy. I'll test and let you know the result

Sonia gravatar imageSonia ( 2014-05-13 10:06:47 -0500 )edit