Juju Quickstart Coming Along

One of the more annoying things about setting up cloud tools is copying and pasting your auth keys and strings into config files. Some people set variables, other have config files.

One thing we wanted to do in Juju is to make sure that people can generate the proper configs for their clouds, and that can be problematic with people copying and pasting snippets around, so behold, juju quickstart.

When invoked with juju quickstart -i we offer you fields to fill in for whatever you are deploying on:

And here’s the fields for a provider:

And here’s my favorite part, when a field is wrong or missing, it tells you!

This should help making it easier to get up and running.