Instance launch error [closed]

asked 2019-01-21 02:27:23 -0600

godfrey_tan2001 gravatar image

updated 2019-01-21 02:36:59 -0600


I got this error trying to launch a cirros instance in Openstack. "Error: Failed to perform requested operation on instance "cirros", the instance has an error status: Please try again later [Error: Host '' is not mapped to any cell]".

I have queens-compute-1 and queens-compute-2 as host aggregates in nova availability zone.

What is the issue?

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Closed for the following reason the question is answered, right answer was accepted by Bernd Bausch
close date 2019-01-24 02:58:56.149082

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answered 2019-01-21 02:49:36 -0600

The issue is that this node (and perhaps the other one as well) is not in a cell. If you installed the cloud manually, see these instructions. If not, something went wrong during your installation, and it depends on the deployment method how to troubleshoot this.

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Hi Bernd,

Thank you for the instructions in the link. All I had to do was to execute "su -s /bin/sh -c "nova-manage cell_v2 discover_hosts --verbose" nova" on the Cluster Controller and solved the problem. You can close the case.

godfrey_tan2001 gravatar imagegodfrey_tan2001 ( 2019-01-24 00:38:10 -0600 )edit

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