Cluster tools

Note

You should have the karaage-usage plugin installed before continuing.

Debian Installation

  1. If you require a proxy server for out going connections, set it up now.

    export http_proxy=http://proxy.example.org
    
  2. You need to install the VPAC Debian Archive signing key:

    wget http://linuxpenguins.xyz/debian/vpac-debian-key.gpg -O - | apt-key add -
    
  3. Create a /etc/apt/sources.list.d/karaage.list containing:

    deb     http://linuxpenguins.xyz/debian  jessie main
    deb-src http://linuxpenguins.xyz/debian  jessie main
    
  4. Update your apt database and install the packages:

    apt-get update
    
  5. Install the the packages:

    apt-get install karaage-cluster-tools
    

Configuring

  1. Ensure Karaage is working, with karaage-usage plugin configured.
  2. Create a machine category if not already defined.
  3. Create a machine, and get its password with the reset password operation.
  4. Edit /etc/karaage/karaage-cluster-tools.cfg with appropriate values.
  5. Test.