Ask Your Question
0

openstack CLI: The plugin password could not be found

asked 2018-03-29 11:29:53 -0500

osfoobar gravatar image

Hello there,

Recently I have installed and configured the Openstack CLI on one of the machine outside of the OS platform. OS CLI works fine with "root" user however it fails for "non-root" users with below message.

$ openstack server list
*The plugin password could not be found'*

With debug mode, see below message related to keystone

Deferring keystone exception: The plugin password could not be found

Appreciate if you someone can help here.

edit retag flag offensive close merge delete

3 answers

Sort by ยป oldest newest most voted
0

answered 2018-04-12 09:12:54 -0500

Hello,

Use openstack host list command instead of server list.

Before running the command. You should source keystone login informations.

source keystonerc_admin

cat keystonerc_admin

export OS_USERNAME=admin export OS_TENANT_NAME=admin export OS_PASSWORD=keystone export OS_AUTH_URL=http://10.254.158.18:5000/v2.0/ export PS1='[\u@\h \W(keystone_admin)]\$ '

.

edit flag offensive delete link more
0

answered 2018-04-13 00:05:57 -0500

Deepa gravatar image

Please go through this link https://ask.openstack.org/en/question...

edit flag offensive delete link more
0

answered 2018-04-06 09:12:08 -0500

edmondsw gravatar image

This sounds like a file permissions issue to me. Check the file permissions for keystoneclient and make sure non-root users have read access.

edit flag offensive delete link more

Comments

I was able to fix this few days back but not sure why my own answer is not shown here. This was indeed a issue with permissions on some of the python modules directories.

osfoobar gravatar imageosfoobar ( 2018-04-13 14:56:19 -0500 )edit

Your Answer

Please start posting anonymously - your entry will be published after you log in or create a new account.

Add Answer

Get to know Ask OpenStack

Resources for moderators

Question Tools

Stats

Asked: 2018-03-29 11:29:53 -0500

Seen: 88 times

Last updated: Apr 13