What is this?
The eucalyptus-imaging-service is a service that is installed in the Eucalyptus Imaging EMI.
In order to use eucalyptus-imaging-service, you will need a few things:
- A Eucalyptus EMI on which to install the service
- python-boto >= 2.8.0
Installing from the repository
To install the eucalyptus-imaging-worker package straight from the repository, run:
This will create various directories and copy configuration files, as well as create a imaging-worker user account.
Starting the worker
The eucalyptus-imaging-worker service can be started by running:
$ service eucalyptus-imaging-worker start
Please Note: This service will not work unless it is running on a Eucalyptus instance that has been instantiated by the Eucalyptus Balancer service.