Now that we have a usable
nova-volume service, we can create volumes for use by our instances. We do this under our Ubuntu client using one of the euca2ools,
euca-create-volumes, or the Nova Client tool, so we are creating volumes specific to our tenancy (project).
To begin with, ensure you are logged in to your Ubuntu client that has access to the
euca2ools or Nova Client tools. These packages can be installed using the following command:
sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install euca2ools python-novaclient
Carry out the following steps to
create a volume using
-s) option is in gigabytes, so we will create one with 5 GB. ...