The Oracle OCI cloud and Juju

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This document describes details specific to using your existing Oracle OCI cloud with Juju.

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When using the Oracle OCI cloud with Juju, it is important to keep in mind that it is a (1) machine cloud and (2) not some other cloud.

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As the differences related to (1) are already documented generically in our Tutorial, How-to guides, and Reference docs, here we record just those that follow from (2).

Juju points of variation Notes for the Oracle OCI cloud
setup (chronological order):
CLOUD
supported versions:
requirements:
definition: :information_source: Juju automatically defines a cloud of this type.
- name: oracle or user-defined
- type: oci
- authentication types: [httpsig]
- regions: [TO BE ADDED]
- cloud-specific model configuration keys: address-space (string)
The CIDR block to use when creating default subnets. The subnet must have at least a /16 size.

compartment-id (string)
The OCID of the compartment in which juju has access to create resources.

CREDENTIAL
definition: :warning: Starting with Juju 3.3.1, the region field is ignored.

auth-type: httpsig. You will be asked to provide your SSL private key fingerprint, SSL private key, a cloud region, your SSL private key passphrase, and your user, tenancy, and compartment OCID.
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CONTROLLER
notes on bootstrap: You have to specify the compartment OCID via the cloud-specific compartment-id model configuration key (see below).
Example: juju bootstrap --config compartment-id=<compartment OCID> oracle oracle-controller
other (alphabetical order:)
CONSTRAINT
conflicting: TBA
supported?
- allocate-public-ip
- arch :white_check_mark:
Valid values: [amd64].
- container :x:
- cores :white_check_mark:
- cpu-power :white_check_mark:
- image-id :x:
- instance-role :x:
- instance-type :white_check_mark:
- mem :white_check_mark:
- root-disk :white_check_mark:
- root-disk-source :x:
- spaces :x:
- tags :x:
- virt-type :x:
- zones :white_check_mark:
PLACEMENT DIRECTIVE
<machine> TBA
subnet=... :x:
system-id=... :x:
zone=... TBA
MACHINE
RESOURCE (cloud)

Consistent naming, tagging, and the ability to add user-controlled tags to created instances.

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