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VDSM 4.10.x and oVirt Engine 3.2 RPM's for CentOs/Scientific Linux 6.3

Latest git builds:

  • Vdsm - Dec 11 2012 (buid-26) (more info)
  • oVirt (3.2 Alpha) - Dec 14 2012 (buid-34) (more info)

<note> About builds.

Before placing new build I try to make minimal install check, i.e.:

  • install engine and vdsm
  • add hosts
  • add NFS storage domain
  • add ISO domain
  • create VM, migrate VM

</note>

Installation tips

Adding repo to nodes and management server
sudo wget http://www.dreyou.org/ovirt/ovirt-dre.repo -P /etc/yum.repos.d/

To install latest oVirt version disable ovirt-dre31, vdsm-dre31 repos (enabled=0) and enable ovirt-dre, vdsm-dre repos (enable=1) in /etc/yum.repos.d/ovirt-dre.repo

Direct links to repositories:

Node preparation

Add epel repositories for gluster (needed by vdsm-gluster) and for python-pthreading (http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/EPEL/FAQ).

yum clean all
yum makecache

Check that the engine FQDN is resolvable from the node (For example, edit /etc/hosts).

Check that the CentOS version is 6.3, make update if needed.

Install ovirt-engine

Installing Prerequisite Packages

Now you must have java 1.7 to install and use oVirt.

yum install yum install java-1.7.0-openjdk

Add epel repositories for python-ply, python-kitchen needed by ovirt-engine-cli (http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/EPEL/FAQ).

Install ovirt engine
yum install ovirt-engine
Configure ovirt engine
engine-setup

Now you can enter to engine console and add you nodes to cluster.

Troubleshooting

If you have some problems while installing engine or running Vms look here.

ovirt_rpm_start.txt · Last modified: 2012/12/14 14:20 by dreyou