Getting Started: Add configuration info for the metadata server

Change-Id: Ie99bfd1c5e7bcaedd7757872d7d618d2cf29b137
Signed-off-by: Zane Bitter <>
Zane Bitter 11 years ago
parent aa21f73f3e
commit a013d1dc9e

@ -38,6 +38,7 @@ If you use this method, you will need to manually create a guest network. How t
@ -86,6 +87,15 @@ In the heat directory, run the install script::
sudo ./
Configure the Metadata server
The Heat Metadata server must be configured to bind to the IP address of the host machine on the Nova network created above (`demonetbr0`). This allows the launched instances to access the metadata server.
Edit the file `/etc/heat/heat-metadata.conf` to change the `bind_host` value from the default `` to the correct IP address::
sudo sed -i -e "/^bind_host *=/ s/0\.0\.0\.0/${BIND_IP}/" /etc/heat/heat-metadata.conf
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