cloud init: location of actual yaml file


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Jul 23, 2017
Hi I would like to take full advantage of cloud init, thus I want to modify the actual yaml file used by cloud init since not all options are exposed to the gui. What is the location of this file?
Should be in '/etc/cloud/cloud.cfg'
Hi Oguz,

where is the location of the cloud-init yaml file that is created for each vm? the one that is mounted with the cloud-init drive. I want to edit it because in the guy I can not see all options.

Thanks and all the best
There are no yaml files, everything is created in-memory and commited to the disk directly and the only options you can set are those in the GUI, the ones available via CLI (same as GUI with 1 or 2 more) and the ones in your guest's /etc/cloud/cloud.cfg


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