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Revision as of 11:42, 21 April 2015 by Vponomaryov (talk | contribs) (Get custom horizon)

How to run horizon with manila


The manila UI has been converted to horizon plugin in Kilo release. Follow the installation instructions at https://github.com/hp-storage/manila-ui/blob/master/README.rst to have Horizon support for Kilo version of Manila.


If you use Juno version of Manila, then you can use only fork of Horizon with appropriate changes for Manila support.

Get custom horizon

$ git clone -b manila_juno https://github.com/NetApp/horizon.git  # Horizon of Juno version with Manila support. Should be used only with Juno version of manila server and manilaclient of 1.0.1 version - https://github.com/openstack/python-manilaclient/releases/tag/1.0.1


$ cd horizon


$ cp openstack_dashboard/local/local_settings.py.example openstack_dashboard/local/local_settings.py

open file openstack_dashboard/local/local_settings.py

find var "OPENSTACK_HOST" and set here address of host where devstack was installed

save and exit

Be sure, all dependencies are installed

run in horizon's dir

$ sudo python setup.py install

Also, need to install python-manilaclient

$ sudo pip install python-manilaclient==1.0.1

Run horizon

$ sudo python manage.py runserver

it will be available on

to specify all interfaces, use:

$ sudo python manage.py runserver

port can be set to any not used valid port value.