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Troubleshooting Ubuntu Server by Skanda Bhargav

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The Identity service

The Identity service is responsible for the following functions in an OpenStack setup:

  • Tracking users and their permissions
  • Providing a list of services with their API URLs

When we are installing the OpenStack Identity service, we must register all other services in our OpenStack system. It helps the Identity service keep track of all services that are installed and where they are present on the network.

Installing and configuring the Identity service

We will install the Identity service on the controller node in our setup.

Configuring the prerequisites

First, we have to create a database and an administrative token. Follow these steps to create a database:

  1. We have an access client for the database, so we will connect to the database ...

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