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How can i inject a file into windows instance in openstack?

asked 2013-07-10 02:05:17 -0500

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updated 2013-07-10 02:19:42 -0500

I create a windows7 instance in my openstack essex, i want to inject file into it .(1)how to do it? (2)and how can i inject file with apis? (3)can i inject file to instance when it is running ?

thanks very much.....

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answered 2013-07-10 10:40:32 -0500

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The short answer is: you may need a newer version of OpenStack. Long answer is: you could try to use the metadata server and use an equivalent of cloud-init for Windows. Have a look at this great post:


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a new version? do you mean the version of folsom. can i upload my file into windows instance easily with folsom?

openstack gravatar imageopenstack ( 2013-07-10 21:14:14 -0500 )edit

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