instance console got stuck saying : starting up

asked 2017-01-18 03:17:16 -0500

mahshid gravatar image

when i lunch an instance it says successfully complete and says its running but when i switch to console it shows a sentence : starting up my version is newton and im running openstack on vmware workstation

edit retag flag offensive close merge delete

Comments

Are you using qemu or KVM? If using qemu with libvirt 2, there is a issue that need to add this at libvirt section in nova.conf

cpu_mode=none

In any case, check nova compute,scheduler abf api logs.

Eduardo Gonzalez gravatar imageEduardo Gonzalez ( 2017-01-19 01:25:41 -0500 )edit
1

I had the same problem using libvirt 2.0.0 on CentOS 7.3, I've changed the value of cpu_mode parameter in nova.conf from "host-model" to "none" and then the wm boot up successfully. The vm boot from volume using ceph rbd as back end.

gustavo gravatar imagegustavo ( 2017-01-30 04:06:27 -0500 )edit

Same situation: RDO All-In-One devstack (Newton) on Vmware workstation. Changing cpu_mode from host-model to none solved the problem for newly created VMs.

AJ NOURI gravatar imageAJ NOURI ( 2017-02-12 21:33:03 -0500 )edit