How to inject multiple files into an instance with config-drive in RHOSP13 ?

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • In RHOSP13, the nova command-line utility doesn't have --file parameter
  • --user-data parameter allows assigning just one file


  • Red Hat OpenStack Platform 13.0
  • RHEL 7.x

Subscriber exclusive content

A Red Hat subscription provides unlimited access to our knowledgebase, tools, and much more.

Current Customers and Partners

Log in for full access

Log In

New to Red Hat?

Learn more about Red Hat subscriptions

Using a Red Hat product through a public cloud?

How to access this content