grizzly: allow vm disk driver to be chosen per image

Bug #1106421 reported by Tom Fifield on 2013-01-26
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Tom Fifield

Bug Description

If is merged, a new feature is added to nova. New documentation should be created explaining the feature, and existing examples updated where necessary

This allows for an image in glance to be annotated with a
property describing the desired disk / cdrom bus type.


# glance image-update \
--property disk_bus=ide \
--property cdrom_bus=ide \

Valid bus values vary per the libvirt_type setting:

qemu/kvm: 'virtio', 'scsi', 'ide', 'virtio'
xen: 'xen', 'ide'
uml: 'uml'

Part of:

Tom Fifield (fifieldt) on 2013-01-26
description: updated
Changed in openstack-manuals:
milestone: none → grizzly
tags: added: glance
Tom Fifield (fifieldt) wrote :

review in progress

Tom Fifield (fifieldt) on 2013-02-14
Changed in openstack-manuals:
status: New → Confirmed
importance: Undecided → Medium
Tom Fifield (fifieldt) on 2013-10-25
Changed in openstack-manuals:
milestone: grizzly → havana
Changed in openstack-manuals:
assignee: nobody → Nermina Miller (nerminamiller)

Fix proposed to branch: master

Changed in openstack-manuals:
status: Confirmed → In Progress
Changed in openstack-manuals:
assignee: Nermina Miller (nerminamiller) → Tom Fifield (fifieldt)

Submitter: Jenkins
Branch: master

commit af6490a6a8d5d6415b68638f2722d1154464ed9f
Author: nerminamiller <email address hidden>
Date: Thu Nov 21 21:03:20 2013 -0500

    Edit Manage Images section in User Guide

    Adds options to update disk_bus and cdrom_bus metadata properties based on the configured hypervisor type

    Change-Id: I11ca56450dfbf4e51a2908206f7d6c664c83fd9b
    author: nermina miller
    backport: havana
    Closes-Bug: #1106421

Changed in openstack-manuals:
status: In Progress → Fix Released

This issue was fixed in the openstack/openstack-manuals 15.0.0 release.

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