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Re: Network node needed?


Great, thanks Logan.

Also, for anyone on the list that aren't aware of it; last night I
"discovered" the Openstack Operations Guide at:

It contains lots of answers to questions that I'd not found anywhere
else.  The only downside is that it doesn't cover quantum.


On 3/11/2013 8:55 AM, Logan McNaughton wrote:
> No it's not needed, you just run quantum-server, the L3 agent, the DHCP
> agent, and the plugin agent (probably open vSwitch) all on the
> controller. You'll just need to plan out which NICs you'll use for what
> purpose and setup accordingly.
> As a side note, you'll also need to run the plugin agent on all your
> compute nodes
> On Mar 9, 2013 4:57 PM, "JR" <botemout@xxxxxxxxx
> <mailto:botemout@xxxxxxxxx>> wrote:
>     Greetings all,
>     Next week I'll be putting up a new folsom cluster (perhaps using these
>     instructions:
>     https://github.com/mseknibilel/OpenStack-Folsom-Install-guide).
>     Presently, I don't have a box to devote to being a network node.  Is it
>     necessary?  The clouds I've put up so far have just had controller and
>     compute nodes? Is the network node required by quantum?
>     Thanks much,
>     JR
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