Changes between Version 38 and Version 39 of NEuca-guest-configuration

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    1 = NEuca Guest Configuration = 
     1= Guest Configuration = 
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    33== Overview ==  
     
    55The NEuca guest tools perform post-boot configuration of the VM by using a configuration file passed in by the user via the user-data mechanism provided in OpenStack and Eucalyptus. Configuration consists of executing several scripts at boot time; these perform the actions of configuring network interfaces, mounting external storage volumes, and executing a user-specified shell script. For more details see [wiki:NEuca-overview NEuca Overview]. 
    66 
    7 == Building a guest image with the NEuca guest tools == 
     7Another utility, geni-get, is also provided; this utility provides access to a great deal of meta-information regarding one's slice, and relies on the availability of the NEuca guest tools. 
     8Documentation for this utility is available here: [http://groups.geni.net/geni/wiki/GeniGet] 
     9 
     10== Building a guest image, including all guest utilities == 
    811 
    912=== Pre-requisites === 
     
    2528[http://software.exogeni.net/repo/exogeni/neuca-guest-tools/] 
    2629 
    27 You can download the appropriate package for your chosen Linux distribution or the source distribution, 
     30The ExoGENI version of the geni-get utility is also available, in the same formats, at: 
     31 
     32[http://software.exogeni.net/repo/exogeni/exogeni-geni-get/] 
     33 
     34You can download the appropriate packages for your chosen Linux distribution or the source distributions, 
    2835then proceed to the next step. 
    2936 
    3037We *strongly* recommend downloading one of the binary packages for a compatible Linux distribution; the binary packages 
    3138will install distribution-specific initialization scripts and automatically create any needed support directories. 
    32 If binary package is not available for your chosen environment, please feel free to contact the ExoGENI team; we would welcome 
     39If a binary package is not available for your chosen environment, please feel free to contact the ExoGENI team; we would welcome 
    3340any assistance in helping provide more binary distribution options. 
    3441 
     
    4552{{{ 
    4653$ sudo cp neuca-guest-tools_1.4-1_all.deb /where/image/is/mounted/root/ 
     54$ sudo cp exogeni-geni-get_1.1-1_all.deb /where/image/is/mounted/root/ 
    4755}}} 
    4856  * Chroot into the image 
     
    5765{{{ 
    5866# dpkg -i neuca-guest-tools_1.4-1_all.deb 
     67# dpkg -i exogeni-geni-get_1.1-1_all.deb 
    5968}}} 
    6069  * Finally, exit from the chrooted environment