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18c3417b 02/15/2013 05:01 pm Guido Trotter

Document possible hypervisor bug in serial_console

This is described in Issue 83.

Update both the install guide and the gnt-instance manpage.
In the install guide move another KVM specific example inside a new KVM
admonition for the hypervisor parameters section....

22ac4136 01/09/2013 05:38 pm Michael Hanselmann

More documentation and man page fixes

- Include numbers in man page references
- Use โ€œ:manpage:โ€ where appropriate
- Don't escape underscore in verbatim text (e.g. โ€œ``always_failover``)
as it would show up in the generated man page
- Quote whole paths, not just build-time part...

57fb6fcb 12/14/2012 04:28 pm Guido Trotter

Very very very basic openvswitch support

This is a "better than nothing" support, just for kvm and just joining
the machine to the opevswitch bridge with the right command.

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Iustin Pop <>...

615b7a0f 05/11/2012 05:01 pm Iustin Pop

Merge branch 'devel-2.5'

  • devel-2.5:
    Update NEWS and bump version for 2.5.1 release
    Fix gnt-group --help display
    Fix hardcoded Xen kernel path
    Fix grow-disk handling of invalid units
    Accept both PUT and POST in noded
    Preserve bridge MTU in KVM ifup script...
12f9d75e 05/09/2012 12:17 pm Iustin Pop

Add note to the install doc about bridge MAC issues

Thanks to Faidon Liambotis for explaining this on the external IRC

Signed-off-by: Iustin Pop <>
Reviewed-by: Faidon Liambotis <>
Reviewed-by: Guido Trotter <>

f6d62af4 03/27/2012 06:10 pm Iustin Pop

Update install document

Signed-off-by: Iustin Pop <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

7ed400f0 02/10/2012 05:10 pm Stratos Psomadakis

rbd disk template documentation and manpages

Add documentation and modify manpages for the RBD disk template.

Signed-off-by: Constantinos Venetsanopoulos <>
Signed-off-by: Stratos Psomadakis <>
Signed-off-by: Iustin Pop <>...

84d7362b 07/29/2011 11:02 am Andrea Spadaccini

Fixed a typo in the installation tutorial

Signed-off-by: Andrea Spadaccini <>
Signed-off-by: Iustin Pop <>
Reviewed-by: Iustin Pop <>

240c769f 07/21/2011 07:00 pm Andrea Spadaccini

Fixed one option name and a typo in the docs

The -g vg-name option was deprecated in commit

Signed-off-by: Andrea Spadaccini <>
Signed-off-by: Iustin Pop <>
Reviewed-by: Iustin Pop <>

92c1ea55 07/29/2010 04:02 pm Iustin Pop

Fix install document regarding DRBD usage

This is related to issue 105.

Signed-off-by: Iustin Pop <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

926feaf1 07/12/2010 06:59 pm Manuel Franceschini

Use reserved documentation IPs and domains

Use RFC 5737 IP addresses and RFC 2606 domain names in all
unittests, docs, qa and docstrings.

Signed-off-by: Manuel Franceschini <>
Reviewed-by: Iustin Pop <>

a425810f 05/12/2010 01:48 pm Guido Trotter

install.rst: update os version and add KVM notes

The 0.7 version was just an example, but since we're on 0.9 now,
updating the number cannot be wrong. The new admonition helps KVM users
to configure debootstrap correctly so that instances can be shutdown...

e721c742 03/09/2010 07:21 pm Guido Trotter

Clarify cluster nic parameters in install.rst

There were a few outdated options specified there. This patch unifies
the description under only one section, and updates it.

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Iustin Pop <>

b8313b29 12/17/2009 06:39 pm Guido Trotter

install.rst: note about the default parameters

As we know, those are just defaults, mostly chosen by replicating the
only behavior we supported before allowing customization. They may need
changes, to work in specific environments (which is why we introduced...

cbf3d64b 11/13/2009 05:59 pm Michael Hanselmann

Include INSTALL in documentation

Signed-off-by: Michael Hanselmann <>
Reviewed-by: Guido Trotter <>

e8a3bf18 11/06/2009 01:42 pm Iustin Pop

Documentation updates for the global hvparams

This patch does multiple documentation updates for the new framework,
all pretty straightforward.

Signed-off-by: Iustin Pop <>
Reviewed-by: Guido Trotter <>

c71a1a3d 10/28/2009 05:00 am Iustin Pop

Documentation updates

Our admin guide was very very trivial. This patch updates it to contain
advice on when to use which commands, removes the instance
administration part from the installation guide (moved to the admin
guide), and adds a walkthrough document that should be useable as a...

aeaa2ea2 10/20/2009 11:28 pm Guido Trotter

Fix typo in install.rst

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Olivier Tharan <>

8ab90d80 10/20/2009 07:59 pm Guido Trotter

install.rst: mention xen config for live migration

This addresses issue 75.

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

7faf5110 09/24/2009 06:32 pm Michael Hanselmann

Wrap documentation to max 72 characters per line

Signed-off-by: Michael Hanselmann <>
Reviewed-by: Iustin Pop <>

558fd122 09/24/2009 06:31 pm Michael Hanselmann

Set Vim textwidth in each documentation file

Signed-off-by: Michael Hanselmann <>
Reviewed-by: Iustin Pop <>

9f83899a 09/24/2009 01:04 pm Guido Trotter

Install guide: talk about routing mode

The networking section is updated to talk about both routing and

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Iustin Pop <>

756d5ec3 09/24/2009 01:04 pm Guido Trotter

Update hypervisor installation section

Currently the section is called "Installing Xen" and also mentions KVM.
Updating the title and also make it slightly less xen-centric.

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

1232284c 09/18/2009 11:06 am Guido Trotter

Explain the reason for fqdn hostnames

The install guide asks the user to use the fqdn in the hostname, but
doesn't explain why. This has been asked multiple times, so adding an
explanation there.

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Iustin Pop <>...

0f18ee6d 08/07/2009 12:08 pm Guido Trotter

pyinotify: configure checks and documentation

After 74d519e3b91845a17ae095eb7d58dd9e3d1303e8 Ganeti depends on
pyinotify. Updating the documentation accordingly and checking for its
presence at configure time.

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>...

fd07c6b3 05/12/2009 02:31 pm Iustin Pop

Some small doc updates

We change some formatting to sphinx-specific, to show how the
documentation can be improved.

Signed-off-by: Iustin Pop <>
Reviewed-by: Guido Trotter <>

77031881 03/02/2009 02:18 pm Iustin Pop

Update the iallocator documentation

This updates the iallocator documentation to 2.0, bumps up the
iallocator version (and moves a constants to lib/, and
fixes a style on install.rst.

Reviewed-by: ultrotter

28e15341 02/27/2009 12:38 pm Iustin Pop

Convert the install document to restructured text.

This switches back to the hardcoding of the version number, as we don't
yet have a wrapper for rst files that passes them through

Reviewed-by: imsnah