A dev environment for the mirror.
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Andrew Wang a115df3996 fixes 2 years ago
group_vars fix qemu vm not installing 2 years ago
libvirt fixes 2 years ago
mirror fixes 2 years ago
qemu true autoinstall 2 years ago
roles fixes 2 years ago
README.md fixes 2 years ago
ansible.cfg fixed variables in qemu 2 years ago
hosts fixed variables in qemu 2 years ago

README.md

Mirror Env

This repo helps quickly set up a vm development environment for cs club's mirrors using ansible.

There are three options for getting the mirror dev vm running:

  • qemu
  • libvirt
  • manual

Follow the relevant instructions below.

VM Installation Option 1 (qmeu)

Install the following:

  • ansible
  • qemu
  • genisoimage
  • ovmf (find the location of OVMF_CODE.fd, it is system dependent)

Before doing anything else, edit the config files in group_vars/ to your system's needs. For qemu installation specifically, you need to provide the location of your OVMF_CODE.fd file.

To begin the setup process, in this repo's root, run:

$ ansible-playbook -K qemu/main.yml

Due to the way the ubuntu autoinstall is designed, user confirmation is required to start the autoinstallation process. To view the vm, you also need a vnc viewer. TigerVNC is a good choice.

Simply run

$ vncviewer :5900

Enter yes when prompted with this line:

Continue with autoinstall (yes|no)

Once the installation is complete, you can run the vm using:

$ ansible-playbook qemu/run.yml

The default login user has

username: ubuntu
password: ubuntu

VM Install Option 2 (libvirt)

Follow the instructions in libvirt/README.md

Issues/Remarks

  • cron config /etc/cron.d/csc-mirror is commented out for now
  • merlin.service is NOT started
  • outsider/insider
    • ssh server for push user is running on port 23
    • /etc/nginx/includes/mirror.conf allow
    • /etc/rsyncd.conf hosts allow
  • commented out
    • nginx server_name debian.csclub.uwaterloo.ca, ca.ceph.com, ca.releases.ubuntu.com
    • nginx port 443 configuration
$ lsblk
NAME           MAJ:MIN RM  SIZE RO TYPE  MOUNTPOINT
vda            252:0    0   10G  0 disk  
├─vda1         252:1    0  500M  0 part  /boot/efi
└─vda2         252:2    0    9G  0 part  
  └─md0          9:0    0    9G  0 raid1 
    └─vg0-root 253:0    0    8G  0 lvm   /
vdb            252:16   0   10G  0 disk  
├─vdb1         252:17   0  500M  0 part  
└─vdb2         252:18   0    9G  0 part  
  └─md0          9:0    0    9G  0 raid1 
    └─vg0-root 253:0    0    8G  0 lvm   /
vdc            252:32   0   10G  0 disk  
├─vdc1         252:33   0   10G  0 part  
└─vdc9         252:41   0    8M  0 part  
vdd            252:48   0   10G  0 disk  
├─vdd1         252:49   0   10G  0 part  
└─vdd9         252:57   0    8M  0 part  
vde            252:64   0   10G  0 disk  
├─vde1         252:65   0   10G  0 part  
└─vde9         252:73   0    8M  0 part  
vdf            252:80   0   10G  0 disk  
├─vdf1         252:81   0   10G  0 part  
└─vdf9         252:89   0    8M  0 part