Working with Openstack metadata service when using OVN

Metadata agent Running the agent neutron-ovn-metadata-agent –config-file /etc/neutron/neutron.conf –config-file /etc/neutron/neutron_ovn_metadata_agent.ini Configure neutron_ovn_metadata_agent.ini.j2 on the compute node(s) [ovn] ovn_nb_connection=tcp:{{OVN Controller IP}}:6641 ovn_sb_connection=tcp:{{OVN Controller IP}}:6642 ovn_metadata_enabled = true Configure neutron.conf on the Neutron server [ovn] ovn_metadata_enabled = true     Reading https://docs.openstack.org/networking-ovn/latest/admin/refarch/refarch.html – For a nice diagram on how the bits fit together https://man7.org/linux/man-pages/man7/ovn-architecture.7.html – Some more […]

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Openstack Liberty – Neutron config file issue

All the doco I could lay my hand on for configuring OpenStack Liberty(Which at the time of writing, is not alot!) shows the config file for the OpenVSwitch agent to be located at “/etc/neutron/plugin.ini” which is a symlink to “/etc/neutron/plugins/ml2/ml2_conf.ini” I configured /etc/neutron/plugins/ml2/ml2_conf.ini as per the config i needed but it just didn’t work. Upon […]

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