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Is there any particular reason Devstack Kilo doesn't have Neutron installation configuration by default?

asked 2016-06-15 06:01:21 -0500

Girish gravatar image

I am new to OpenStack community. I installed DevStack Kilo on Ubuntu 14.04 with default configuration. I noticed that Neutron was not installed. Any particular reason it doesnt have Neutron installation configuration by default.

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answered 2016-11-07 07:13:29 -0500

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Hi, it became default only before Newton release (=so DevStack using Newton onwards will have Neutron and not nova-network by default) When it comes to why it was not default , quoting Sean Dague's mail, (

"the major stumbling block was coming up with a good working default on a machine with only 1 interface, that doesn't leave that interface in a totally broken state if you reboot the box (noting that ovs changes are persistent by default, but brctl ones are not).

We think we've come up with a model that works. It's here -' (

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