How can I do this?
From what I’ve been able to understand, I can’t setup MySQL without a root account. Is this true?
Here’s my cloud-init configuration:
#cloud-config users: - name: dev ssh-authorized-keys: - ssh-rsa AB3NzaC1yc... sudo: ['ALL=(ALL) NOPASSWD:ALL'] groups: sudo shell: /bin/bash packages: - mysql-client - libmysqlclient-dev - mysql-server package-update: true package_upgrade: true runcmd: # # SSH # - sed -i -e '/^Port/s/^.*$/Port 22/' /etc/ssh/sshd_config - sed -i -e '/^PermitRootLogin/s/^.*$/PermitRootLogin no/' /etc/ssh/sshd_config - sed -i -e '/^PasswordAuthentication/s/^.*$/PasswordAuthentication no/' /etc/ssh/sshd_config - sed -i -e '$aAllowUsers dev' /etc/ssh/sshd_config - sudo service ssh restart # # Firewall # # defaults - sudo ufw default deny incoming - sudo ufw default allow outgoing # exceptions - sudo ufw allow ssh - sudo ufw allow http - sudo ufw allow https # start on boot - sed -i -e '/^ENABLED/s/^.*$/ENABLED=yes/' /etc/ufw/ufw.conf - sudo ufw enable
Nothing very fancy,
With this config, root login is disabled and I get remote access with my
dev user account. So far, so good.
However, MySQL installations fails with:
Errors were encountered while processing: /var/cache/apt/archives/mysql-server-5.7_5.7.17-0ubuntu0.16.04.1_amd64.deb E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1) Cloud-init v. 0.7.8 running 'modules:final' at Sun, 29 Jan 2017 12:09:56 +0000. Up 14.23 seconds. 2017-01-29 12:11:24,114 - util.py[WARNING]: Failed to install packages: ['mysql-client', 'libmysqlclient-dev', 'mysql-server'] 2017-01-29 12:11:24,125 - cc_package_update_upgrade_install.py[WARNING]: 1 failed with exceptions, re-raising the last one 2017-01-29 12:11:24,128 - util.py[WARNING]: Running module package-update-upgrade-install (<module 'cloudinit.config.cc_package_update_upgrade_install' from '/usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/cloudinit/config/cc_package_update_upgrade_install.py'>) failed
If I don’t specify any user, and perform a typical setup through apt-get the installation runs fine.
Is it not possible to setup MySQL with cloud-init while having my root account disabled? And if not, can I somehow tell cloud-init to setup my users after my packages have been installed/updated?
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