Eucalyptus UEC-003 Test Results

Dustin Kirkland dustin.kirkland at gmail.com
Sun Oct 11 17:38:55 UTC 2009


On Sat, Oct 10, 2009 at 9:30 PM, Joseph Salisbury
<josephtsalisbury at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Sat, Oct 10, 2009 at 7:45 PM, Dustin Kirkland
> <dustin.kirkland at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Fri, Oct 9, 2009 at 8:10 PM, Joseph Salisbury
>> <josephtsalisbury at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> I don't believe that my node was found.  But then again, I never told
>>> the Cluster what my nodes IP address(Or MAC Address) was, so how could
>>> it know how to address it?  During the Cluster installation, I
>>> specified some Virtual IP Addresses that will be used(Step 26 of
>>> UEC-001), but nothing specific to a node.  Should the be a step in
>>> UEC-003 to do something like: sudo euca_conf -addnode
>>> IP_ADDRESS_OF_NODE ?
>>
>> You node should have been installed to use DHCP.
>
> During the Node installation, I canceled the DHCP request, so I could
> configure interface eth0 with a static IP address.  Should I not have
> configured the interface as a static IP address?  If so, would the
> Node have gotten one of the virtual IP addresses specified during the
> Cluster install?  What if there is another DHCP server on the same
> network?  Do the Nodes need to be on a private net with the Cluster?
>
>
>>
>> After installation, it should be broadcasting that its a eucalyptus
>> node by avahi.
>>
>> The discover-nodes command should pick up that avahi broadcast, and
>> detect the ip address, and prompt you to add the node.
>>
>> If that's not working, there's probably a bug somewhere.
>
> Maybe this is also related to bug:
> https://bugs.edge.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/eucalyptus/+bug/446023
> The Node is not acessable via the network using the static IP address
> I configured(After canceling the DHCP request).  I can run a wireshark
> trace to check if the Node is broadcasting that it is a eucalyptus
> node by avahi..
>
> I can also try to re-install the Node and let it grab an IP address via DHCP.

Yeah, try that.

I'm pretty sure our installer is screwing up static IP address
configuration when installing Eucalyptus.


-- 
:-Dustin




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