-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 On Tuesday June 08, 2010, David Abdurachmanov wrote: > On 2010.06.08, at 19:29, Josh Thompson wrote: > > David, > > > > On Saturday June 05, 2010, David Abdurachmanov wrote: > >> Hello, > >> > >> I am trying to setup testing environment on one virtual machine to check > >> out VCL and more clearly understand how it works, but I find > >> documentation not that good. > >> > >> First of all, Only PHP 5.0 - 5.2 might work, PHP 5.3 have some > >> deprecated functions removed and VCL website does not work properly. > > > > We already have a JIRA issue created to address that the code is not > > compatible with PHP 5.3. The next release (which will hopefully be out > > in July) will work with PHP 5.3. > > > >> There was a note that you should never add computer with "maintenance" > >> state, but VCL website says, that's all VM can only be added in > >> "maintenance" state. > > > > Can you provide the URLs for this page? We're working to improve our > > documentation. > > There was a note in INSTALLATION file that if you are using VMWare, you > should set state to "virtualmachine" and if left state to "available" > website brings error (red next near state) that virtual machine can only > be added in "maintenance" state. At that time I was using SVN trunk (my > fault). > > > Adding a computer in the maintenance state is a bug that will also be > > fixed in the next release. The workaround is to add it in the available > > state and then change it to the maintenance state after it has been > > added. > > > >> Next thing there is not such Provisioning Engine as "VMWare Server > >> Provisioning", only VMWare ESX or VMWare Server GSX. And I would like to > >> use VMWare Server 1.0.X version. > > > > You want to select "VMware Server GSX" to use with VMWare Server 1.0.X. > > In the past, "VMWare GSX" was the name for "VMWare Server". > > After some reading I found that. I think VMWare 2.X is not supported at > this time?
Correct - it will be supported in the next release. > >> When going to "New Reservation" after DB, Website and VCLD is running I > >> get error in ./ht-inc/requests.php (line 148) and some full array is > >> printed. (This problem: > >> http://www.mail-archive.com/vcl-...@incubator.apache.org/msg00647.html) > > > > The error in the email you linked to is in computers.php. So, I'm > > guessing you're just saying you see something similar. Where did you get > > the VCL code (2.1 release, subversion. other)? Line 148 in requests.php > > in the 2.1 code is a simple print statement that wouldn't cause an error. > > My bad, I was too quick. This error is in trunk version. In printed very > similar array from PHP. > > There is more, NewSID tool is retired and no more supported. Link: > http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinternals/bb897418.aspx in > https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/VCL/Management+Node+Installati > on is no more valid. Yeah, I just discovered that today as well. I'm not yet sure how we'll handle that. > Is it possible to run the whole system in standalone environment? As I > understand you must have two interfaces (eth0, eth1), public and private? > Is it possible for testing purpose run everything on single interface or > use loop-back interface, sub-interfaces? I was trying to follow the > articles, but after getting VCL running and VMWare Server installed there > seems to be very little documentation how to make everything work. I hesitate to mention this because it can be tricky to set up, but you can follow these instructions: https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/VCL/Configuring+a+Standalone+VMware+VCL+Environment to set up a standalone environment using vmware. Please note the disclaimer at the top of the page stating that it is not for setting up a production environment. > >> Maybe someone could via IM help me out to set VCL testing environment? > >> > >> Thanks in advance, > >> David - -- - ------------------------------- Josh Thompson Systems Programmer Advanced Computing | VCL Developer North Carolina State University josh_thomp...@ncsu.edu 919-515-5323 my GPG/PGP key can be found at pgp.mit.edu -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v2.0.14 (GNU/Linux) iEYEARECAAYFAkwOhB4ACgkQV/LQcNdtPQM3eACdHbCHrVkj5IBmQKekVeVBgn25 miUAn2jVChQbFFYgwqdpxRXLow7npuVO =Ncs2 -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----