To enable the rsync service for the Object Storage service, you must create the /etc/rsyncd.conf file, modify the default rsync configuration, and manually start the rsync service.
- If you are logged out, log back in to the Object Storage service.
- Using SSH, log in to the VMware Integrated OpenStack manager.
- From the VMware Integrated OpenStack manager, use SSH to log in to the controller01 node.
- Switch to root user.
sudo su -
- Create the /etc/rsyncd.conf file.
uid = swift gid = swift log file = /var/log/rsyncd.log pid file = /var/run/rsyncd.pid address = controller01 NODE IP ADDRESS [account] max connections = 2 path = /srv/node/ read only = false lock file = /var/lock/account.lock [container] max connections = 2 path = /srv/node/ read only = false lock file = /var/lock/container.lock [object] max connections = 2 path = /srv/node/ read only = false lock file = /var/lock/object.lock
- For the address setting, provide the IP address of the controller01 node.
- Change the RSYNC_ENABLE setting in the /etc/default/rsync file to true.
- Start the rsync service.
service rsync start
- Create the swift rcon cache directory
mkdir -p /var/swift/recon chown -R swift:swift /var/swift/recon
What to do next
You can now configure and start the Object Storage proxy service. See Configure the Object Storage Proxy Server.