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OpenStack Cloud Computing Cookbook by Kevin Jackson

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Stopping and starting OpenStack Storage

Now that we have configured our OpenStack Storage installation, it's time to start our services, so that they're running on our openstack2 virtual machine, ready for us to use for storing objects and images in our OpenStack environment.

Getting ready

To begin with, log in to our openstack2 server.

How to do it...

Controlling OpenStack Storage services is achieved using SysV Init scripts, utilizing the service command.

Since the OpenStack Storage services may have started following installation of the packages, we will restart the needed services to ensure the services have the correct configuration and are running as expected.

sudo service swift-account restart
sudo service swift-object restart
sudo service ...

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