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LocalScript Execution

asked 2020-11-12 06:58:59 +0300

mui18 gravatar image

Unable to run local scripts on windows VM.

Config File


# What user to create and in which group(s) to be put.

username=svctechopsauto groups=Administrators injectuserpassword=false #### # Use password from the metadata (not random).

# Which devices to inspect for a possible configuration drive (metadata).

configdriverawhhd=true configdrive_cdrom=true

# Path to tar implementation from Ubuntu.

bsdtar_path=C:\Program Files\Cloudbase Solutions\Cloudbase-Init\bin\bsdtar.exe

# Logging debugging level.

verbose=true debug=true

# Where to store logs.

logdir=C:\Program Files\Cloudbase Solutions\Cloudbase-Init\log\ logfile=cloudbase-init-unattend.log defaultloglevels=comtypes=INFO,suds=INFO,iso8601=WARN loggingserialport_settings=

# Enable MTU and NTP plugins.

mtuusedhcpconfig=true ntpusedhcpconfig=true

# Where are located the user supplied scripts for execution.

localscriptspath=C:\Program Files\Cloudbase Solutions\Cloudbase-Init\LocalScripts\

# Services that will be tested for loading until one of them succeeds.,,,,

# What plugins to execute.

plugins=cloudbaseinit.plugins.common.localscripts.LocalScriptsPlugin, cloudbaseinit.plugins.common.userdata.UserDataPlugin

# Miscellaneous.

allowreboot=true #### # allow the service to reboot the system stopserviceonexit=false

LocalScript #ps1 file


# setup logging

Start-Transcript -path C:\cloudbase-init-firstboot.log -Append -force

write-output "NVIDIA customization started" Write-Output "Hello World!"

# stop logging


# exit with return code 1001

exit 1001

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answered 2020-11-12 21:19:58 +0300

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Can you share the cloudbase-init logs, if possible?

From the config file, LocalScriptsPlugin should be executed, but the UserDataPlugin will never be executed as the EmptyMetadataService does not provide userdata.

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There are no logs present in the location specified in the config folder. A 13 MB log file is generated while installing cloudbase-init.

mui18 gravatar imagemui18 ( 2020-11-13 21:27:03 +0300 )edit

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