Debian packaging and installation of neutron-l2gateway-agent.
Prior requirements script install_l2gateway_agent.sh will run on neutron installed and configured nodes (controller, compute and network nodes).
install_l2gateway_agent.sh will create and install debian package of networking-l2gw, and it will start neutron-l2gateway-agent.
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 for neutron-l2gateway-agent.conf file enter the networking-l2gw binary path /usr/bin/neutron-l2gateway-agent enter the neutron config file path /etc/neutron/neutron.conf enter the l2gateway agent config file path /usr/etc/neutron/l2gateway_agent.ini enter the l2gateway log file path /var/log/neutron/l2gateway-agent.log
after execution of install_l2gateway_agent.sh check neutron-l2gateway-agent status
sudo service neutron-l2gateway-agent status neutron-l2gateway-agent start/running, process 15276