[PKG-Openstack-devel] Bug#774788: Bug#774788: neutron-metadata-agent overwrites config on update

Thomas Goirand zigo at debian.org
Thu Jan 8 22:22:35 UTC 2015

On 01/08/2015 04:50 PM, Benedikt Trefzer wrote:
> On 08.01.2015 15:20, Thomas Goirand wrote:
>> Hi Benedikt,
>> Mi intend here was to have the debconf prompt happen only once when
>> installing the metadata server. So I was simply re-using the same
>> debconf variable. Obviously, this was a bad idea.
>> This last commit should be fixing your issue when using puppet:
>> http://anonscm.debian.org/cgit/openstack/neutron.git/commit/?id=5c17e246c7e1ed00a7f58ba1be98ab0185d25b81
>> Please give me your comments about it, then I'll upload it if you all
>> think it's ok.
>> Cheers,
>> Thomas Goirand (zigo)
> Hi Thomas
> I had a look at the commit. This looks ok, and I think this does solve
> my problem.
> Though if I understand it correctly, this patch also means, that if
> installation is made interactivly, the user is twice asked for the
> values for neutron-metadata-agent/*.

Correct. That's annoying, but I don't see any other way to fix it. Do you?

> If you like me to build and install (or better upgrade) the package on
> my test instance to confirm the fix, please let me know (but it has to
> wait until tomorrow).

Yeah, please do test, it's always good to do so. I've uploaded already
though, but maybe I can way for your test before asking for the unblock.


Thomas Goirand (zigo)

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