Using the python-novaclient with Rackspace Cloud Servers

  • Last updated on: 2016-01-04
  • Authored by: Jered Heeschen

Python-novaclient is a command-line client for controlling OpenStack cloud server instances. Since the next generation of Cloud Servers is based on OpenStack, python-novaclient will work with Cloud Servers as well. The client provides a bit more functionality than the control panel without needing to delve into the API directly.

We have installation instructions for Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux:

You’ll find a list of common operations that can be performed with the client here:

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