heat-engine [options]


heat-engine is the heat project server with an internal RPC api called by the heat-api server.


The heat-engine does all the orchestration work and is the layer in which the resource integration is implemented.



Path to a config file to use. Multiple config files can be specified, with values in later files taking precedence.


Path to a config directory to pull .conf files from. This file set is sorted, so as to provide a predictable parse order if individual options are over-ridden. The set is parsed after the file(s), if any, specified via –config-file, hence over-ridden options in the directory take precedence.


Show program’s version number and exit. The output could be empty if the distribution didn’t specify any version information.


  • /etc/heat/heat.conf
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