[Openstack-devel] Debianizing Documentation

Alexey Eromenko al4321 at gmail.com
Thu Mar 1 04:37:53 UTC 2012

OK, first version of Debianized nova-docs, for review:

[PATCH] Docs: Debianizing The Manuals, v01

Where are the sources of the Starter Guide ?

myuser at nova-server1:~/openstack-manuals/doc/src/docbkx/openstack-compute-admin$
ls ..
api-quick-start            openstack-identity-service-starter
common                     openstack-image-service-admin
docbkx-example             openstack-install
openstack-api-programming  openstack-network-connectivity-admin
openstack-api-site         openstack-object-storage-admin

+++ computeinstall.xml  2012-02-29 23:25:44.000000000 -0500
@@ -127,6 +127,46 @@
                 clicking the links next to the manual title.</para>
+    <section xml:id="installing-openstack-compute-on-debian">
+        <title>Installing OpenStack Compute on Debian</title>
+        <para>Starting with Debian 7.0 "Wheezy", the OpenStack packages are
+            provided as part of the distribution.</para>
+            <para>
+              For the management node install the following packages:
(via apt-get install)
+        <literallayout class="monospaced">
+        </literallayout>
+            </para>
+            <para>
+              For the compute node(s) install the following packages:
+        <literallayout class="monospaced">
+        </literallayout>
+            </para>
+          <note>
+            <para>
+              Because this manual takes active advantage of the "sudo" command,
+              it would be easier for you to add to it your Debian
system, by doing:
+              <literallayout class="monospaced">
+# usermod -a -G sudo "myuser"
+              </literallayout>
+              then re-login.
+              Otherwise you will have to replace every "sudo" call by
executing from
+              root account.
+          </para>
+        </note>
+    </section>
     <section xml:id="installing-openstack-compute-on-rhel6">
         <title>Installing OpenStack Compute on Red Hat Enterprise
Linux 6 </title>
         <para>This section documents a multi-node installation using
RHEL 6. RPM repos for the Bexar

-Alexey Eromenko "Technologov"

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