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How to install Openstack on Ubuntu?

asked 2013-04-21 13:00:10 -0600

Ashish Barot gravatar image

updated 2013-04-21 19:06:58 -0600

Hi Can anyone share any link/doc for open stack installation on Ubuntu machines?

I want to install & configure open stack on normal desktop machines which are running on Ubuntu.

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RomilGupta gravatar imageRomilGupta ( 2013-05-16 09:33:21 -0600 )edit

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answered 2013-05-15 07:12:50 -0600

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answered 2013-04-21 19:05:45 -0600

updated 2013-09-05 20:42:26 -0600

The instructions for installing OpenStack on Ubuntu are here:

Unfortunately the minimum amount of servers is 10. Another option for you might be Virtual MAAS. You'll also likely want to check out the Cloud Archive, which provides newer backports of OpenStack to the LTS release:

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answered 2013-04-22 00:28:07 -0600

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updated 2013-05-16 09:33:35 -0600

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answered 2013-05-15 12:46:05 -0600

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If you want for development or testing purpose you can install OpenStack through (DevStack). It is simple and self explanatory.

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answered 2013-04-21 13:03:36 -0600

Ashish Barot gravatar image

Also can I also use 2/3 virtual machines for OpenStack Installation? Which are running under VMWare? What are the total hardware and software requirement for this kind of setup?

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I tried it, and it is harder because you have to choose your two hypervisors quite carefully. As a tutorial, I recommend this one (scripted) : devstack or this one (manual) : tutorial

epillet gravatar imageepillet ( 2013-04-22 01:51:00 -0600 )edit

answered 2013-04-23 09:48:10 -0600

ThiagoCMC gravatar image


I made a very simple guide for it:

Ultimate OpenStack Grizzly Guide:

Best, Thiago

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