In this series of tutorials, we will learn about the Openstack CLI. We will cover how to install and configure it on Windows, MacOS and Linux.
Due to extra security measures recently implemented by Apple (System Integrity Protection), using the OpenStack CLI tools on the latest version of Mac OS X is now best done using a virtualized Python environment (using virtualenv). Install pip and virtualenvFirst, open a Terminal (or other console client) and install pip and virtualenv: sudo -H easy_install pip sudo -H pip install virtualenv Create a virtualenvThen choose a name for your virtual environment, for example " Read more »
Install the Openstack CLI tools This example is for Debian 9, for other distributions look at the bottom of the page. $ sudo apt update $ sudo apt install -y python3-pip python3-dev $ sudo pip3 install python-openstackclient Configure the OpenStack CLI clients Log in to the Fuga Dashboard Go to Compute —> Access & Security —> API Access Click on download OpenStack RC file v3. This file contains all necessary configurations for the clients. Read more »
Using the command line tools for OpenStack on Windows is a bit different and a bit more difficult. In this guide we provide you with the steps required to set this up. Install Python Use the latest stable Python web-based installer from https://www.python.org/downloads/windows/ with these extra settings: Add to PATH Add to environment variables In our experience the process is easier when using Firefox or Chrome instead of Edge Read more »