[Openstack-operators] keypair inserting not working with fedora16 image

Jan van Eldik Jan.van.Eldik at cern.ch
Thu Nov 8 20:01:30 UTC 2012


> Check your cloud-init settings and ensure that the user that you want to
> set the keypair for is configured correctly.  It may be injecting the
> keypair for a different user than you expect.

We recently experienced this as well - cloud-init uses the "ec2-user" 
account by default, and we now run:

   if [ -e /etc/cloud/cloud.cfg ]; then
     /bin/sed -i 's|ec2-user|root|' /etc/cloud/cloud.cfg

in our image creation procedure to change this to "root"

             hth, cheers, Jan

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