How to compile and install Eucalyptus 3.2.0 on Ubuntu 12.04/12.10 from Github sources (cloud-in-a-box)

Recently, I’ve been spending my time up in the clouds (i.e. sunt cu capul in nori) messing around with Eucalyptus. Eucalyptus is an open-source cloud platform. In my experience, this means that you can download it from GitHub, compile it and then torture yourself trying to get it to run :) Here, I am presenting a short guide on building, installing and configuring Eucalyptus 3.2.0. To maximize pain, feel free to ignore everything I say below.

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