OpenStack Storage environment is quick and simple, as it involves just adding in a uniquely generated random alpha numeric string to the
/etc/swift/swift.conf file. This random string will be included in all nodes as we scale out our environment, so keep it safe.
To begin with, log in to our
Configuring the main OpenStack Storage configuration file for our sandbox environment is simply done with the following steps:
< /dev/urandom tr -dc A-Za-z0-9_ | head -c16; echo
/etc/swift/swift.conf, file adding in the following contents, including our generated random string: