Debian packaging, installation and configuration of neutron-l2gateway plugin.
Prior requirements script install_and_config_l2gateway_plugin.sh will run on openstack controller.
install_and_config_l2gateway_plugin.sh will create and install debian package of networking-l2gw, and it will enable neutron-l2gateway service plugin.
Creation of debian package requires copyright, changelog, control, compat and rules file inside the debian folder. debian folder is to be placed inside the folder which needs to be packaged (networking-l2gw). command dpkg-buildpackage -b, builds debian package of networking-l2gw which uses the files mentioned inside debian folder to create debian package.
please refer https://www.debian.org/doc/manuals/maint-guide/dreq.en.html for further details.
Installation procedure example:
The script will ask for further details for packaging and installing as shown below. press ENTER for assigning default values to debian/changelog and debian/control file.
#info for debian/changelog file enter package name for debian/changelog networking-l2gw enter package version for debian/changelog 1.0
#info for debian/control file enter the networking-l2gw source name networking-l2gw enter the networking-l2gw package name networking-l2gw enter the version number 1.0 enter the maintainer info firstname.lastname@example.org enter the architecture all enter the description title l2gateway package enter the description details description details of l2gateway package
#info of neutron.conf file path press ENTER for assigning default file path /etc/neutron/neutron.conf for neutron.conf file. enter neutron.conf file path /etc/neutron/neutron.conf
after execution of install_and_config_l2gateway_plugin.sh check neutron-server status.
sudo service neutron-server status neutron-server start/running, process 17876
and also check service_plugins in neutron.conf file whether l2gw is enabled or not.