[openstack-dev] dev source code with the help of packstack and another question, thank you very much.

Ben Nemec openstack at nemebean.com
Thu Jun 12 16:05:20 UTC 2014

On 06/12/2014 02:50 AM, btdan at 163.com wrote:
> Hi,everybody.
>      I use packstack to install openstack, but I have found a few questions: (Centos 6.5 os)
>      1)  The directory /var/lib/glance is not big enough to store the images. I modify the config files in the file /etc/glance/glance-api.conf  and  /etc/glance/glance-cache.conf ,modify the filesystem_store_datadir . But when I run packstack again to reinstall openstack: 
> packstack --answer-file=packstack-answers-20140606-140240.txt 
> after this operation, the value of parameter filesystem_store_datadir is changed to the default value(filesystem_store_datadir=/var/lib/glance/images/ ) . Is there any method to change the value for ever? 
> and the similar thing happens to nova instance store directory. Thank you very much.

This isn't a development question.  Please ask on either the regular
openstack (no -dev) list or the RDO mailing list.  Thanks.

> 2) How can I modify the source code and reinstall openstack with the help of packstack ? 
> Thank you very much.

Packstack isn't really intended as a development tool.  If you're
looking to make code changes you probably want to use devstack to
install: http://devstack.org/

> Best wishes to you.
> btdan at 163.com
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