Re: [NOTICE] Impending shutdown of download.cloud.com - this may affect your CloudStack installation
download.cloud.com will go offline temporarily for a few days. If you need
access to it, check the instructions below. If that doesn't work, reply on
On Tue, Mar 20, 2018 at 11:44 AM, Chiradeep Vittal <chiradeepv@xxxxxxxxx>
> On April 30, 2018, the domain download.cloud.com will be decommissioned.
> THIS MAY AFFECT YOUR CLOUDSTACK INSTALLATION. PLEASE READ FURTHER.
> download.cloud.com was used to host the seed templates (images) for a
> CloudStack installation. This included the system vm templates for releases
> prior to 4.10. Around March 2017, a new site was established (
> download.cloudstack.org) and all the content (templates) was copied over
> to the new site. From release 4.10 onwards, the seed templates are
> fetched / downloaded from the new site during an installation of Apache
> To check if your CloudStack installation has a reference to the old site (
> download.cloud.com), check your vm_template table:
> SELECT url FROM vm_template;
> WHO MAY BE AFFECTED
> CloudStack operators installing a version of Apache CloudStack prior to
> version 4.10 after the shutdown. An already running/functioning CloudStack
> cloud will continue to operate with no disruption after the shutdown.
> However, operations such as: adding a zone, backup and restore, secondary
> storage backup/restore, etc may be affected.
> STEPS TO BE TAKEN TO AVOID IMPACT
> Update the vm_template table to point to the new location:
> UPDATE vm_template SET url = REPLACE(url, 'download.cloud.com', '
> TRIAL RUN OF THE SHUTDOWN
> During the last week of March 2018, download.cloud.com will be taken
> temporarily offline. This is to make sure that CloudStack operators who
> have not paid attention to this notice but are affected, will pay attention.
> This notice will be posted periodically until the shutdown.
>  http://mail-archives.apache.org/mod_mbox/cloudstack-dev/201703.mbox/%
>  https://github.com/apache/cloudstack/pull/1582
>  https://github.com/apache/cloudstack/commit/70ef0788c932