Quickstart guide with kolla-ansible (for rocky)

Posted on Fri 15 February 2019 in openstack • Tagged with openstack, kolla, ansible, howto, linux, notepad, work • 2 min read

Requirements

  • kolla-ansible (testet with 7.0.1)
  • ansible (testet with 2.6.13)
  • epel-release (for centos)
  • python-pip

And some magic:

  • vagrant
  • vagrant-libvirt plugin
  • vagrant config

Quickstart

We will run all commands on our admin-node (vagrant ssh kolla-admin)

$ sudo yum install -y epel-release
$ sudo yum install -y python2-pip
$ sudo …

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ceph/rgw metasearch with elasticsearch 6.x

Posted on Tue 29 January 2019 in Ceph • Tagged with ceph, elasticsearch, radosgw, howto, linux, notepad, work • 1 min read

Houston, we have a problem

Since elasticsearch 6.x requires to provide the correct content-type for a request and the elastic sync module has no option for the content-type....we stucked at elastic 5.x

Error message

{"error":"Content-Type header [] is not supported","status":406}

strace log

strace -e network …

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ceph - wrong osd id with lvm+filestore

Posted on Wed 04 July 2018 in Ceph • Tagged with bluestore, ceph, ceph-ansible, LVM, linux, notepad, howto • 2 min read

Not sure why...but i've found a strange ceph-volume behavior with lvm and filestore.

ceph-volume lvm list shows the wrong osd id while the affected osd is online with a another id.

$ mount | grep ceph-2
/dev/mapper/vg00-datalv1 on /var/lib/ceph/osd/ceph-2 type xfs (rw,relatime,seclabel,attr2 …

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ceph metasearch – elasticsearch backend - part 2

Posted on Thu 27 April 2017 in Ceph • Tagged with ceph, elasticsearch, radosgw, howto, linux, notepad, work • 2 min read

ceph-kraken

requirements

  • ceph cluster (kraken release)
  • elasticsearch

The rgw syncer is only used/triggered in multisite configurations - so we need to setup a second zone for the metasearch.

environment / settings
export rgwhost="192.168.122.80"
export elastichost="192.168.122.71"
export realm="demo"
export zonegrp="zone-1"
export 1zone="zone1-a …

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ceph radosgw (set)lifecycle - AWS v4 is broken

Posted on Wed 26 April 2017 in Ceph • Tagged with ceph, elasticsearch, radosgw, howto, linux, notepad, work • 1 min read

First - s3cmd config
Setting signature_v2 = true is not enough! You have to set --signature-v2 as a parameter.

Second - 'Prefix' tag
You have specify a Prefix tag - and yes with a captial P!

without prefix tag
<LifecycleConfiguration>
    <Rule>
        <ID>ExampleRule</ID>
    <Status>Enabled</Status>
        <Expiration>
             <Days>1</Days>
        </Expiration>
    </Rule>
</LifecycleConfiguration …

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ceph metasearch - elasticsearch backend

Posted on Fri 21 April 2017 in Ceph • Tagged with ceph, elasticsearch, radosgw, howto, linux, notepad, work • 1 min read

ceph-kraken

Fetch zonegroup configuration (json struct)
# radosgw-admin zonegroup get > /tmp/zonegroup.json

change the tier_type to elasticsearch

Import the configuration
# radosgw-admin zonegroup set --infile /tmp/zonegroup.json
Fetch zone configuration (json struct)
# radosgw-admin zone get > /tmp/zone.json

Add the following parameter endpoint & {url} for the section tier_config

    "tier_config": [
        {
            "key": "endpoint …

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ceph - setting up rbd-mirror between two ceph clusters

Posted on Sat 15 October 2016 in Ceph • Tagged with ceph, rbdmirror, howto, linux, notepad, work • 3 min read

Environment
2x ceph cluster (aio) running centos 7.2 /w ceph jewel. Added a 2nd crush rule to both clusters:

rule rep_osd {
    ruleset 1
    type replicated
    min_size 1
    max_size 10
    step take default
    step choose firstn 0 type osd
    step emit
}

(ceph crush map)

Setup

Install the rbd-mirror package in …


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Syncing a fork with git/github

Posted on Mon 16 June 2014 in Linux • Tagged with git, HowTo, Linux, github, notepad • 1 min read

Configure a remote

git remove -v
# git remote add  
git remote add upstream https://github.com/foo/bar.git
git remove -v

Pull "upstream"

# git fetch 
git fetch upstream

Checkout the master

git checkout master

Merge "upstream" master to local master

# git merge /
git merge upstream/master

(optional) Delete old …


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ERROR: boot device didn't show up after 30 seconds

Posted on Wed 20 April 2011 in Linux • Tagged with Arch Linux, HowTo, linux, notepad • 1 min read

If you're trying to boot the Archlinux 2010.05 CD/DVD/Netinstall and getting the message

ERROR: boot device didn't show up after 30 seconds ...

try this one to fix the problem

$ udevadm trigger
$ exit

Create a shared disk for VMware ESX guests

Posted on Mon 11 October 2010 in Linux • Tagged with drbd8, ocfs2, Server, VMware, linux, work, howto • 1 min read

To create a shared disk between two or more VMs, login into one of your ESX hosts and create a disk image.

cd /vmfs/volumes/#volume-name#/#vm-name#/;
vmkfstools -d thick -a lsilogic -c 50G shareddisk.vmdk;

Add the new hardrive to the guest(s) and select a new SCSI bus …


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