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how to partition ubuntu for cinder

asked 2015-04-18 21:13:18 -0600

babak gravatar image

Hi,

I am totally new to Linux and OpenStack. I am trying to install fresh Ubuntu 14 and I am wondering how should I partition the hard drive in order to have Cinder on the server.

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answered 2015-04-20 05:36:56 -0600

teju gravatar image

You have a couple of options as below: 1. Use gparted 2. Partition the disk using fdisk 3. Use loop back devices - http://www.rushiagr.com/blog/2014/01/...

NOTE: I often use loop back devices for creating cinder volumes because it does not require partitioning.

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