OpenStack Developer’s Guide

In the previous post, we talked about how to set up an environment for OpenStack development. Today, we will talk about solving OpenStack bugs and uploading a patch set on launchpad.

Before this, first let me tell you what launchpad is. Launchpad is a community for developers, where developers from all around the world post bugs and blueprints for developers of all levels.  Continue reading

How to setup DevStack for OpenStack development

For anyone getting started with OpenStack, the best way is to start OpenStack development is with DevStack which provides a series of extensible and customizable scripts and can be used to bring a complete OpenStack development environment from git master.
This tutorial will take you through all the steps needed for setting up DevStack on your system. It should however be noted (and this warning comes straight from DevStack’s own documentation) that DevStack makes a considerable amount of changes to the system on which it is installed. Continue reading