VMware: Deploy OpenStack CLI Utilities for Managing Your Cloud
One question that has come up on the VMware Communities is, “How do I configure my desktop with the OpenStack CLI packages?”
Deploy The CLI Binaries
The community documentation has pretty good instructions on getting the various packages installed on Linux, Mac OS X, and even Windows. At a minimum, I recommend installing the following packages using pip:
sudo pip install python-novaclient
If you would like an automated method for deploying the CLI utilities, check out my openstack-client GitHub repo, which leverages Vagrant. I selected Ubuntu 15.04 as my operating system since it comes with Python version 2.7.9. Ubuntu 14.04 and earlier versions come with older Python versions which generate an annoying, but superficial, InsecurePlatformWarning message when you use the CLI.
Start Consuming OpenStack
Once you have configured your selected platform…
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