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Navigate to the Admin menu, and then select the Images menu selection.
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Click the + Create Image button to open the Create An Image dialog (shown in Figure 3.39).
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Figure 3.39 – The Create Image dialog.
Use fields on the Create Image dialog to define the EDB Ark image:
Use the Image Name field to provide a name for the image.
Use the Image Description field to provide a description of the image.
Use the Image Source selector to specify that the source will be an Image File.
Use the Location field to specify the location from which the image will be loaded.
Use the Format drop-down listbox to select QCOW2 - QEMU Emulator.
Enter x86_64 in the Architecture field.
Enter 16 in the Minimum Disk (GB) field.
Enter 4096 in the Minimum RAM (MB) field.
Use the Visibility selector to specify if the image is Public or Private.
Set the Protected field to Yes to indicate that the image may only be deleted by a user with permissions can delete the image.
After completing the dialog, click the Create Image button to create the EDB Ark image. Please note that the process of creating an image may take a while depending on your network conditions. While the image is being created you should not exit the OpenStack dashboard or close your browser tab as it will stop the file transfer.
glance \
--os-username
administrative_user \
--os-password
password \
--os-tenant-name
tenant_name \
--os-auth-url http://
identity_service_name:35357/v2.1
image-create \
--name '
image_name' \
--disk-format qcow2 \
--container-format bare \
--is-public True \
--is-protected True \
--min-disk 16 \
--min-ram 4096 \
--property 'description=
image_details' \
--progress \
--property os_type=linux
/
path_to_image_file
administrative_user is the name of an OpenStack administrative user with sufficient privileges to import the image.
password is the password associated with the administrative user account.
tenant_name is the name of a tenant that the --os-username belongs to; it will be used as part of the OpenStack authentication process.
identity_service_name is the URL of the node hosting the OpenStack keystone authentication service. When importing an image, you should specify port 35357 to ensure that the required operations are available.
image_name is a descriptive name of the EDB Ark image.
image_details is a user-friendly description of the EDB Ark image that you are importing. For example, you might want to specify that you are importing: EDB Ark 2.1 Console on CentOS 6.6 x86_64 Default user: centos
path_to_image_file specifies the location and file name of the EDB Ark image file.

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