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Can't launch instances - not enough RAM?

asked 2017-04-04 12:15:16 -0500

markskaplan gravatar image

So under the dashboard if I try to launch an instance, when I get to the point of picking a flavor, under the memory/RAM column an orange warning triangle is shown, which I suppose indicates that there is not enough RAM available on the physical host.

openstack host show <hostname>

shows over 100gb available?

Any clue?

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answered 2017-04-05 00:33:36 -0500

Rajesh Ramachandran gravatar image

I believe what you are seeing is the quota for the RAM in your tenant. Check if you have enough quota for RAM, using "nova quota-show" command

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answered 2017-04-05 06:59:22 -0500

Dipak Warade gravatar image

Please upload the exact error or screenshot please

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answered 2017-04-05 09:04:38 -0500

markskaplan gravatar image

I believe you are correct Rajesh. My tenant quota is the problem. Some clear error messages would sure be nice ..

Thanks!

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