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ovirt-hosted-engine-setup: Tool for deploying hosted engine VM

NAME

ovirt-hosted-engine-setup - Tool for deploying hosted engine VM

SYNOPSIS

ovirt-hosted-engine-setup [options]

DESCRIPTION

The ovirt-hosted-engine-setup command deploys a virtual machine that you can install oVirt Open Virtualization Manager on to. The Manager installation on your hosted-engine virtual machine can manage the host it is running on.

OPTIONS

The following are general options you can use with this command:
--help
Show the help message and exit.
--config-append=file
Load extra configuration files. The format of the files is the same used in generated answer files.
--generate-answer=file
Generate answer file to the specified path instead of using the default location: /etc/ovirt-hosted-engine/answers.conf
--upgrade-appliance
Upgrade the engine appliance.
--rollback-upgrade
Rollback using a backup saved in a previous upgrade attempt.

FILES

/etc/ovirt-hosted-engine/answers.conf
Default location for generated answer file. The file must be used on additional hosts using the option --config-append

EXAMPLE

This is an answers.conf example file:

[environment:default]
OVEHOSTED_NETWORK/bridgeIf=none:None
OVEHOSTED_NETWORK/fqdn=str:ovirt.home
OVEHOSTED_NETWORK/bridgeName=str:ovirtmgmt
OVEHOSTED_NETWORK/firewallManager=str:firewalld
OVEHOSTED_NETWORK/gateway=str:192.168.1.1
OVEHOSTED_STORAGE/storageDatacenterName=str:hosted_datacenter
OVEHOSTED_STORAGE/storageDomainName=str:hosted_storage
OVEHOSTED_STORAGE/hostID=int:1
OVEHOSTED_STORAGE/storageType=none:None
OVEHOSTED_STORAGE/volUUID=str:272b4067-1ae4-4755-b2e3-96bb600006e7
OVEHOSTED_STORAGE/domainType=str:nfs3
OVEHOSTED_STORAGE/imgSizeGB=str:25
OVEHOSTED_STORAGE/storageDomainConnection=str:server.home:/home/images
OVEHOSTED_STORAGE/connectionUUID=str:ca50f16a-23ab-465c-914b-b132f07a7151
OVEHOSTED_STORAGE/spUUID=str:8018650a-4c64-48fb-a98e-5602bba3086e
OVEHOSTED_STORAGE/imgUUID=str:c7d69e7a-d934-423c-93d6-ca45c5882806
OVEHOSTED_STORAGE/sdUUID=str:1d6f6bca-467e-4890-b220-dd2d9b204ab5
OVEHOSTED_VM/vmVCpus=str:2
OVEHOSTED_VDSM/consoleType=str:vnc
OVEHOSTED_VM/vmBoot=str:pxe
OVEHOSTED_VM/vmMemSizeMB=str:4096
OVEHOSTED_VM/vmUUID=str:ab35151c-7661-475e-aeaf-adc6fb45e399
OVEHOSTED_VM/vmMACAddr=str:00:16:3e:1b:d7:61
OVEHOSTED_VM/vmCDRom=none:None
OVEHOSTED_VM/ovfArchive=none:None
OVEHOSTED_VDSM/spicePkiSubject=str:O=home, CN=server.home
OVEHOSTED_VDSM/pkiSubject=str:/C=EN/L=Test/O=Test/CN=Test

SEE ALSO

hosted-engine(8)