[Crowbar] Some confusion/clarification needed on crowbar

Keith Hudgins keith.hudgins at enstratus.com
Wed Jul 25 11:35:02 CDT 2012


Not sure what problems you were running into, but I run crowbar +
openstack on VMs under VMWare Fusion on a regular basis. It does work.
Respond back with the issues you run into and we'll see what we can do
to help.

On Wed, Jul 25, 2012 at 5:01 AM, Drew Weaver <drew.weaver at thenap.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
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> About 30 days ago I became interested in looking at crowbar because I am an
> automation fanatic, everything I read about it sounded fantastic so I wanted
> to check it out.
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> I tried deploying it on virtual machines running on a VMWare ESXI server and
> it didn’t work. (The interface wouldn’t load and had some error with a goofy
> cartoon character on it).
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> Recently, I was at HostingCon in Boston and Dell DCS had a booth there, I
> was talking to one of those guys about Crowbar and he said it won’t work
> unless I get proprietary barclamps from Dell. It doesn’t really say anything
> about that in any of the installation instructions.
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> I am going to try and deploy it again on Physical hardware, this time it
> will most likely be random 11gen dell poweredge servers, should it work out
> of the box or will it not work because I need proprietary and non-available
> barclamps?
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> I’m just trying to get openstack running to see what it’s like.
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> Thanks!
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> -Drew
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