Re: [NOTICE] Impending shutdown of download.cloud.com - this may affect your CloudStack installation
download.cloud.com will be deleted permanently on May 4 2018
On Tue, Apr 10, 2018 at 11:13 AM, Chiradeep Vittal <chiradeepv@xxxxxxxxx>
> I have not heard any complaints, although from the access logs I see lots
> of attempts to download legacy templates.
> download.cloud.com will remain offline until April 30.
> On April 30 2018, download.cloud.com will be decommissioned permanently.
> On Fri, Mar 30, 2018 at 12:37 PM, Chiradeep Vittal <chiradeepv@xxxxxxxxx>
>> 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 this thread.
>> 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/
>>>  https://github.com/apache/cloudstack/pull/1582
>>>  https://github.com/apache/cloudstack/commit/70ef0788c932