This guide provides information for system administrators wanting to install and maintain a StratusLab cloud.
Those interested in using the resources in a StratusLab cloud should instead consult the StratusLab User’s Guide.
Those wishing to contribute to the StratusLab software or documentation should consult the StratusLab Contributor’s Guide.
This guide uses several typographic conventions to improve the readability.
Table: Typographic Conventions
Extended examples of commands and their outputs are displayed in the monospace Courier font. Within these sections, command lines are prefixed with a ‘$ ‘ prompt. Lines without this prompt are output from the previous command. For example,
$ stratus-run-instance -q BN1EEkPiBx87_uLj2-sdybSI-Xb 5507, 220.127.116.11
stratus-run-instance is the command line which returns the
virtual machine identifier and IP address.