Changes between Version 1 and Version 2 of GENIRacksAdministration/InstaGENIAdministration


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10/17/13 09:36:24 (8 years ago)
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    1212=== 1.1.1 boss and ops hosts ===
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    14 The '' boss''  and ''ops'' hosts are VMs located on the ''control'' node. The ''local administrator'' must request an account via the InstaGENI web interface as described in [wiki:LuisaSandbox/InstaGENIRackAdministration#a1.2.1.Userrequestsadministrativeaccountbyjoiningemulab-opsgroup section 1.2.1] below before they can SSH to these two VMs. This process is the same for subsequent administrator accounts. [[BR]]
     14The '' boss''  and ''ops'' hosts are VMs located on the ''control'' node. The ''local administrator'' must request an account via the InstaGENI web interface as described in [wiki:GENIRacksAdministration/InstaGENIAdministration#a1.2.1.Userrequestsadministrativeaccountbyjoiningemulab-opsgroup section 1.2.1] below before they can SSH to these two VMs. This process is the same for subsequent administrator accounts. [[BR]]
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    1616=== 1.1.2 control, flowvisor and foam hosts ===
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    18 The ''control'' host is a physical node, while the '' flowvisor'' and ''foam'' hosts are VMs.  The initial ''local administrator'' must send the desired login ID and an SSH version 2 public key to the InstaGENI Utah team.  The requested login ID and SSH keys will be part of the OS images that run on the ''control'', ''foam'' and ''flowvisor'' hosts.  Once the ''local administrator'' has access to these 3 hosts and he/she may grant access to subsequent administrators as described in the [wiki:LuisaSandbox/InstaGENIRackAdministration#a1.2.3.LocaladministratorinstallskeysonthecontrolnodeandFOAMFLowVisorVMs section 1.2.3]
     18The ''control'' host is a physical node, while the '' flowvisor'' and ''foam'' hosts are VMs.  The initial ''local administrator'' must send the desired login ID and an SSH version 2 public key to the InstaGENI Utah team.  The requested login ID and SSH keys will be part of the OS images that run on the ''control'', ''foam'' and ''flowvisor'' hosts.  Once the ''local administrator'' has access to these 3 hosts and he/she may grant access to subsequent administrators as described in the [wiki:GENIRacksAdministration/InstaGENIAdministration#a1.2.3.LocaladministratorinstallskeysonthecontrolnodeandFOAMFLowVisorVMs section 1.2.3]
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    2020=== 1.1.3 Experimenter nodes ===
     
    3838To become an administrator, a user must be part of the ''emulab-ops'' project.  New administrators can go to the InstaGENI rack web interface to select the '' '''Request Account''' '' button and click on '' '''Join and Existing Project''' '' and fill in the ''Apply for Project Membership''  page where they will enter '' '''emulab-ops''' '' in the '' Project Name'' field.
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    40 As the ''local administrator'' you will be the first user for your site to go through the administrative account request process. Once the request has been submitted, you will receive an email that includes a link to verify your email address within a few minutes. Follow the instructions in the email message to verify your email, an existing administrator will then complete the account request as described in [wiki:LuisaSandbox/InstaGENIRackAdministration#a1.2.2.LocaladministratorApproveRequestandEnablesadministrativeaccess section 1.2.2]. You will receive another email when the account approval has been completed.
     40As the ''local administrator'' you will be the first user for your site to go through the administrative account request process. Once the request has been submitted, you will receive an email that includes a link to verify your email address within a few minutes. Follow the instructions in the email message to verify your email, an existing administrator will then complete the account request as described in [wiki:GENIRacksAdministration/InstaGENIAdministration#a1.2.2.LocaladministratorApproveRequestandEnablesadministrativeaccess section 1.2.2]. You will receive another email when the account approval has been completed.
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    4242=== 1.2.2. Local administrator Approve Request and Enables administrative access ===
     
    8888The InstaGENI rack provides a web interface which is also know as ''Emulab'', to access administrative functions in the InstaGENI web interface, log in and you can encounter 3 possible states by looking for a '' '''dot''' '' at the top of the page to the left of the ''Search Documentation'' box:
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    90   - There is '' '''no dot''' '' shown, you are not an administrator. Administrative features were not enabled, see [wiki:LuisaSandbox/InstaGENIRackAdministration#a1.2.2.LocaladministratorApproveRequestandEnablesadministrativeaccess section 1.2.2] for details.
     90  - There is '' '''no dot''' '' shown, you are not an administrator. Administrative features were not enabled, see [wiki:GENIRacksAdministration/InstaGENIAdministration#a1.2.2.LocaladministratorApproveRequestandEnablesadministrativeaccess section 1.2.2] for details.
    9191  - There is a '' '''green dot''' '', you are an administrator but administrative function are disabled. To enable click on the ''green dot'' which will become red.
    9292  - There is a '' '''red dot''' '', you are an administrator and administrative function are enabled. To disable click on the ''red dot'' which will become green.