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11.2. Configure Clients

The following options allow configuration of the clients that Orchestration uses to talk to other services.

Table 11.19.  Description of clients configuration options

Configuration option = Default valueDescription
[DEFAULT]
region_name_for_services = None (String) Default region name used to get services endpoints.
[clients]
ca_file = None (String) Optional CA cert file to use in SSL connections.
cert_file = None (String) Optional PEM-formatted certificate chain file.
endpoint_type = publicURL (String) Type of endpoint in Identity service catalog to use for communication with the OpenStack service.
insecure = False (Boolean) If set, then the server's certificate will not be verified.
key_file = None (String) Optional PEM-formatted file that contains the private key.

Table 11.20.  Description of client backends configuration options

Configuration option = Default valueDescription
[DEFAULT]
cloud_backend = heat.engine.clients.OpenStackClients (String) Fully qualified class name to use as a client backend.

Table 11.21.  Description of ceilometer clients configuration options

Configuration option = Default valueDescription
[clients_ceilometer]
ca_file = None (String) Optional CA cert file to use in SSL connections.
cert_file = None (String) Optional PEM-formatted certificate chain file.
endpoint_type = None (String) Type of endpoint in Identity service catalog to use for communication with the OpenStack service.
insecure = None (Boolean) If set, then the server's certificate will not be verified.
key_file = None (String) Optional PEM-formatted file that contains the private key.

Table 11.22.  Description of cinder clients configuration options

Configuration option = Default valueDescription
[clients_cinder]
ca_file = None (String) Optional CA cert file to use in SSL connections.
cert_file = None (String) Optional PEM-formatted certificate chain file.
endpoint_type = None (String) Type of endpoint in Identity service catalog to use for communication with the OpenStack service.
http_log_debug = False (Boolean) Allow client's debug log output.
insecure = None (Boolean) If set, then the server's certificate will not be verified.
key_file = None (String) Optional PEM-formatted file that contains the private key.

Table 11.23.  Description of glance clients configuration options

Configuration option = Default valueDescription
[clients_glance]
ca_file = None (String) Optional CA cert file to use in SSL connections.
cert_file = None (String) Optional PEM-formatted certificate chain file.
endpoint_type = None (String) Type of endpoint in Identity service catalog to use for communication with the OpenStack service.
insecure = None (Boolean) If set, then the server's certificate will not be verified.
key_file = None (String) Optional PEM-formatted file that contains the private key.

Table 11.24.  Description of heat clients configuration options

Configuration option = Default valueDescription
[clients_heat]
ca_file = None (String) Optional CA cert file to use in SSL connections.
cert_file = None (String) Optional PEM-formatted certificate chain file.
endpoint_type = None (String) Type of endpoint in Identity service catalog to use for communication with the OpenStack service.
insecure = None (Boolean) If set, then the server's certificate will not be verified.
key_file = None (String) Optional PEM-formatted file that contains the private key.
url = (String) Optional heat url in format like http://0.0.0.0:8004/v1/%(tenant_id)s.

Table 11.25.  Description of keystone clients configuration options

Configuration option = Default valueDescription
[clients_keystone]
auth_uri = (String) Unversioned keystone url in format like http://0.0.0.0:5000.
ca_file = None (String) Optional CA cert file to use in SSL connections.
cert_file = None (String) Optional PEM-formatted certificate chain file.
endpoint_type = None (String) Type of endpoint in Identity service catalog to use for communication with the OpenStack service.
insecure = None (Boolean) If set, then the server's certificate will not be verified.
key_file = None (String) Optional PEM-formatted file that contains the private key.

Table 11.26.  Description of neutron clients configuration options

Configuration option = Default valueDescription
[clients_neutron]
ca_file = None (String) Optional CA cert file to use in SSL connections.
cert_file = None (String) Optional PEM-formatted certificate chain file.
endpoint_type = None (String) Type of endpoint in Identity service catalog to use for communication with the OpenStack service.
insecure = None (Boolean) If set, then the server's certificate will not be verified.
key_file = None (String) Optional PEM-formatted file that contains the private key.

Table 11.27.  Description of nova clients configuration options

Configuration option = Default valueDescription
[clients_nova]
ca_file = None (String) Optional CA cert file to use in SSL connections.
cert_file = None (String) Optional PEM-formatted certificate chain file.
endpoint_type = None (String) Type of endpoint in Identity service catalog to use for communication with the OpenStack service.
http_log_debug = False (Boolean) Allow client's debug log output.
insecure = None (Boolean) If set, then the server's certificate will not be verified.
key_file = None (String) Optional PEM-formatted file that contains the private key.

Table 11.28.  Description of sahara clients configuration options

Configuration option = Default valueDescription
[clients_sahara]
ca_file = None (String) Optional CA cert file to use in SSL connections.
cert_file = None (String) Optional PEM-formatted certificate chain file.
endpoint_type = None (String) Type of endpoint in Identity service catalog to use for communication with the OpenStack service.
insecure = None (Boolean) If set, then the server's certificate will not be verified.
key_file = None (String) Optional PEM-formatted file that contains the private key.

Table 11.29.  Description of swift clients configuration options

Configuration option = Default valueDescription
[clients_swift]
ca_file = None (String) Optional CA cert file to use in SSL connections.
cert_file = None (String) Optional PEM-formatted certificate chain file.
endpoint_type = None (String) Type of endpoint in Identity service catalog to use for communication with the OpenStack service.
insecure = None (Boolean) If set, then the server's certificate will not be verified.
key_file = None (String) Optional PEM-formatted file that contains the private key.

Table 11.30.  Description of trove clients configuration options

Configuration option = Default valueDescription
[clients_trove]
ca_file = None (String) Optional CA cert file to use in SSL connections.
cert_file = None (String) Optional PEM-formatted certificate chain file.
endpoint_type = None (String) Type of endpoint in Identity service catalog to use for communication with the OpenStack service.
insecure = None (Boolean) If set, then the server's certificate will not be verified.
key_file = None (String) Optional PEM-formatted file that contains the private key.