cryptsetup - remote unlocking over ssh

Posted on Fri 03 May 2019 in Linux • Tagged with howto, linux, notepad, work, initrd • 1 min read

Notes

Only vaild for Ubuntu/Debian!

Package(s)

  • dropbear-initramfs

Configuration

ip config

# egrep "(DEVICE|IP)=" /etc/initramfs-tools/initramfs.conf 
DEVICE=enp3s0f0
IP=10.12.13.11::10.12.13.1:255.255.255.0::enp3s0f0:off
IP=<client-ip>:<server-ip>:<gw-ip>:<netmask>:<hostname>:
   <device>:<autoconf>:<dns0-ip>:<dns1-ip>:<ntp0-ip>

ssh-keys

# cat /etc …

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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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chrony - adjust time manually

Posted on Fri 22 September 2017 in Linux • Tagged with chrony, Linux, Notepad, Work • 1 min read

$ chronyc -m "password $( awk '{ print $2 }' /etc/chrony/chrony.keys  )" makestep

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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Fixing ceph partition uuid or OSD data dir is not mounted

Posted on Mon 06 February 2017 in Ceph • Tagged with ceph, linux, notepad, work • 1 min read

OSD_UUID

4fbd7e29-9d25-41b8-afd0-062c0ceff05d

JOURNAL_UUID

45b0969e-9b03-4f30-b4c6-b4b80ceff106

To fix the partition uuid

sgdisk --info=##partnr## -t ##partnr##:##part-uuid## /dev/##disk##

eg.
sgdisk --info=1 -t 1:4fbd7e29-9d25-41b8-afd0-062c0ceff05d /dev/sda1

Ref: /lib/udev/rules.d/95-ceph-osd.rules


Openstack Manila with CephFS as backend [notepad]

Posted on Thu 22 December 2016 in openstack • Tagged with ceph, Openstack, linux, notepad, work • 1 min read

openstack-manila-cephfs


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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