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  1. Ubuntu & OpenStack running in a VM

    December 24, 2013 by The Man

    If you want to have a little play around with OpenStack before diving in or maybe you want to develop some cool software to interface with it, it can be handy to run OpenStack in a VM or on a single machine. Here is how I did it.

    1. I’m following the guide from who have a handy script to automate the install.

    2. I’m using Ubuntu 13.10 64bit minimal version from

    3. Install Ubuntu as you would normally.

    4. Update with sudo apt-get update