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

Abel Lopez alopgeek at gmail.com
Thu Nov 8 20:44:15 UTC 2012

I ran into the same problem, my solution was to put a modified cloud.cfg in my git repository and have the post-install script of my boxgrinder copy that to /etc/cloud

On Nov 8, 2012, at 12:01 PM, Jan van Eldik wrote:

> Hi,
>> 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
>  fi
> in our image creation procedure to change this to "root"
>            hth, cheers, Jan
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