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Install latest/beta of octavia-diskimage-retrofit

Ubuntu 16.04 or later?

Make sure snap support is enabled in your Desktop store.

Install using the command line

sudo snap install octavia-diskimage-retrofit --beta

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Turn stock cloud image into Octavia Amphora image

The purpose of this tool is to take a stock Ubuntu Cloud Image, apply OpenStack Diskimage-builder elements from OpenStack Octavia, to retrofit the image so that it is suitable for use as Octavia HAProxy amphora.

Example Usage:

 sudo snap install --classic octavia-diskimage-retrofit
 cd /var/snap/octavia-diskimage-retrofit/common/tmp
 wget https://cloud-images.ubuntu.com/jammy/current/jammy-server-cloudimg-amd64.img
 sudo octavia-diskimage-retrofit \ 
     jammy-server-cloudimg-amd64.img \ 

NOTE The tool will use KVM acceleration when available.

Details for octavia-diskimage-retrofit

  • AGPL-3.0-only OR Apache-2.0 OR GPL-2.0 OR LGPL-2.1

Last updated
  • 19 January 2023


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