[PKG-Openstack-devel] OpenStack image for debian-testing

Thomas Goirand zigo at debian.org
Sun May 8 12:38:41 UTC 2016

On 05/06/2016 09:56 AM, Jens Rosenboom wrote:
> 2016-04-20 15:59 GMT+02:00 Thomas Goirand <zigo at debian.org>:
>> On 04/20/2016 11:15 AM, Jens Rosenboom wrote:
>>> The image at http://cdimage.debian.org/cdimage/openstack/testing/
>>> doesn't seem to be working because due to the new interface naming,
>>> the network will be named ensX but the system is still configured to
>>> use eth0 only, at least that is how I interpret the console log.
>>> Ubuntu seems to have seen similar issues, they first used a workaround
>>> described in
>>> https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/livecd-rootfs/+bug/1510345/comments/17
>>> but with recent changes to cloud-init, their most recent xenial images
>>> now run properly with the new naming scheme, see
>>> http://paste.ubuntu.com/15943256/
>>> Maybe you could generate an updated image with either the workaround
>>> or after updating cloud-init.
>> Hi,
>> Thanks for your message, that's really useful.
>> I have no time to work on a new version of cloud-init right now,
>> however, I've added:
>> biosdevname=0 net.ifnames=0
>> to the kernel command line, until we can update cloud-init.
>> Note that it will take 5 days for the openstack-debian-images package to
>> migrate to testing, so we can expect a new, fixed, testing image in
>> about a week and a half.
> Should the new image be built automatically or does someone have to
> trigger the build?

It's normally generated together with the ISO images. Adding Steve as CC
so he can tell.

Steve, how come we don't have a new image? I thought it was generated
weekly, and automatically? We'd need a fixed version with biosdevname=0
net.ifnames=0 from the latest openstack-debian-images package...

> It looks like there have been no new testing images for half a year now.

I can seen images from 2nd of April:

I'm not sure what the difference is between "current" and "testing"
though. Maybe Steve can also tell...


Thomas Goirand (zigo)

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