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authorVu Tran <vu.tran@windriver.com>2014-03-18 21:00:06 -0400
committerBruce Ashfield <bruce.ashfield@windriver.com>2014-03-24 16:41:59 -0400
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cinder: enable ceph rbd volume backend
Add ceph rbd backend into multi-backend cinder-volume support. Signed-off-by: Vu Tran <vu.tran@windriver.com>
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@@ -160,11 +160,12 @@ following steps will validate a simple compute node guest launch:
* Cinder Multi-backend *
-Cinder currently is configured to support multi-backend: lvm-iscsi, nfs, glusterfs backends.
-When a Cinder volume is created, it's needed to be specified which backend its belong
-to through "--volume_type" option passed in "cinder create" command.
+Cinder currently is configured to support multi-backend: lvm-iscsi, nfs,
+glusterfs, and ceph rbd. When a Cinder volume is created, it's needed to
+be specified which backend it belongs to through "--volume_type" option passed
+in "cinder create" command.
-The Cinder volume types for lvm-iscsi and nfs can be created as following steps:
+The Cinder volume types for these backends can be created following the steps:
% . /etc/nova/openrc
% cinder type-create lvm_iscsi
@@ -173,6 +174,8 @@ The Cinder volume types for lvm-iscsi and nfs can be created as following steps:
% cinder type-key nfs set volume_backend_name=Generic_NFS
% cinder type-create glusterfs
% cinder type-key glusterfs set volume_backend_name=GlusterFS
+ % cinder type-create cephrbd
+ % cinder type-key cephrbd set volume_backend_name=RBD_CEPH
For example, to create 1G Cinder volume in lvm-iscsi backend: