In this section, we will add a new disk to our VirtualBox VM, OpenStack1, and add the prerequisites that
nova-volume requires to attach volumes to our instances.
To use Nova
Volumes, we will make some changes to our OpenStack1 Virtual Machine. This is because we need to power it off and add a new volume to this VM, so that we have an LVM-managed volume named
nova-volumes. We will then configure this drive under Ubuntu and make the volume available to
We first need to configure our storage for use by
nova-volume. We can then set up LVM appropriately, by creating a volume group named
nova-volumes, on that new storage. Following this, we install and configure prerequisites such ...