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CentOS CloudStack

CloudStack Usage Server Fails To Start

On a freshly installed Apache CloudStack 4.3.0 installation, the cloudstack-usage server fails to start as below: This is probably a side effect of newer version of OpenJDK being released for CentOS via EPEL which /etc/init.d/cloudstack-usage start script does not know about. The right location for java-1.7.0-openjdk JAVA_HOME is /usr/lib/jvm/java-1.7.0-openjdk-1.7.0.55.x86_64 and and is easily fixed with […]

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CentOS CloudStack

Talk: Creating CentOS Templates For CloudStack

Update (20140324): The presentation is available at SlideShare or for download (PDF) here here. See you all for the next meetup. The most popular section on my blog happens to be around creating OS templates for CloudStack. More specifically, creating CentOS templates for CloudStack. I will be presenting a talk on the same topic at […]

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CloudStack CentOS Template – Register Template

This is part 3/3 of CloudStack CentOS Template creation process. Please see CloudStack CentOS Template Part 1: Install From ISO and Part 2: Cloud Configuration for the preparation steps. In this final part, we would create and register the template based on the golden/master instance which is currently running. New instances created from this template […]