[Openstack] Linux Distribution Recommendations for Testing?

Adam Young ayoung at redhat.com
Tue Oct 1 00:44:32 UTC 2013

On 09/30/2013 08:11 PM, Stuart Longland wrote:
> On 30/09/13 14:52, Clint Dilks wrote:
>> I think if you understand the components you can get things working of
>> any of the distributions.  The problem at least for me initially was
>> understanding how all of the different components inter-relate.  From
>> monitoring the list I think a lot of people are using Ubuntu so that may
>> be a good choice.
> I think a lot of that is due to the fact that OpenStack is developed on
> Ubuntu.  This is not to say Fedora or Red Hat isn't a bad platform for
> it either … hell, I'm orchestrating an Ubuntu-based cluster from a
> Gentoo box … but I guess Ubuntu is where it started.
> Hence most have followed suit.
We've put a lot of work into Fedora and RHEL based OpenStack.  I do all 
of my development on Fedora (19).

  Try Packstack to start.

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