Commit b98ad4ba authored by Stavros Sachtouris's avatar Stavros Sachtouris
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Update image register examples to new behavior

Refs: #4276
parent 7bbfeb1a
......@@ -6,17 +6,18 @@ then is registered to the image service (Plankton). The image location at the
storage server is unique through out a deployment and also necessary for the
image to exist.
The image location format::
The image location format at user level::
pithos://<user id>/<container>/<object path>
<container>:<object path>
e.g.:
pithos://s0m3-u53r-1d/pithos/debian_base3.diskdump
pithos:debian_base3.diskdump
The crussial element in an image location is the container (e.g. `pithos`) and
the image object path (e.g. `debian_base3.diskdump`).
Register an image
-----------------
......@@ -58,6 +59,22 @@ Register the image object with the name 'Debian Base Alpha'
uploads it to the same location as the image. The meta file can be
downloaded and reused for more image registrations.
Another way to perform the two operations above is to call **/image register**
with the **\- -upload-image-file** argument. This single operation will upload
the image file and then register it as an image, and is equivalent to manually
calling **/file upload** and **/image register**.
In other words, the example that follows is equivalent to calling the two
operations above.
.. code-block:: console
[kamaki]: image register 'Debian Base Alpha'
pithos:debian_base3.diskdump
--upload-image-file='debian_base3.diskdump'
[kamaki]:
Read the metafile
.. code-block:: console
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