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Is there any way to install Solum?

asked 2015-09-24 12:02:32 -0500

Dragomok gravatar image

updated 2015-09-25 13:51:59 -0500

I've been trying to install Solum locally (first on Windows, then on Ubuntu) since about 3 weeks ago, with no success.

There have been four distinct attempts I've tried:

A. (Installing m2 demo of Solum) - installation seems succesful, but fails on the last step - ie. connecting via browser. VagrantBox's port 9001 is forwarded, the route is pingable, but both Firefox and Google Chrome respond with "Unable to connect". Just-in-case changing to didn't help.

Interestingly, inspecting the virtual machine with vagrant ssh shows that "solum is not a recognized command".

B. (on Ubuntu) - fatal error right by the start (no repository). I can't find a way to fix that line via any config files.

user@user:~/Inzynierka/solum/contrib/devstack$ sh
Checking for Docker
Getting Solum Code
Cloning into '/home/user/solum'...
remote: Counting objects: 11080, done.
remote: Compressing objects: 100% (5272/5272), done.
remote: Total 11080 (delta 7927), reused 8395 (delta 5518)
Receiving objects: 100% (11080/11080), 1.64 MiB | 1.59 MiB/s, done.
Resolving deltas: 100% (7927/7927), done.
Checking connectivity... done.
Getting devstack Code
Cloning into '/home/user/devstack'...
fatal: not valid: is this a git repository?
Setting up devstack for Solum
cp: cannot create regular file ‘/home/user/devstack/lib’: No such file or directory
cp: cannot create regular file ‘/home/user/devstack/extras.d’: No such file or directory
Starting devstack 27: cd: can't cd to /home/user/devstack

C. (Installing the development environment). Once again:

fatal: remote error: access denied or repository not exported: /stackforge/solum

D. Installing solum separately on devstack - I can install devstack with no problem, but I have no idea what to do after that. (All the documentation says about it:)

 TODO add docs here on how to install on different distros like:


Am I doing something wrong? At this point I'm starting to wonder if Solum has been discontinued or if it's not ready for use yet.

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answered 2015-09-24 17:38:34 -0500

smaffulli gravatar image

This error:

fatal: not valid: is this a git repository?

makes me believe there is a typo in the script you downloaded. There is no domain. I think the correct url for devstack should be

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Thank you for quick reply, but I double-checked and this was a copy-paste error when I was creating the question. I edited it, which broke links. Tried sh again and the error indeed was `fatal: ( not valid: is this a git repository?'

Dragomok gravatar imageDragomok ( 2015-09-25 13:56:11 -0500 )edit

answered 2017-04-10 21:52:25 -0500

You can see the source code of devstack(solum) I followed this successful add solum to my openstack Environment It's the same as other Component(nova、heat...)

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