Ask Your Question

VM stuck a resize state during Migration

asked 2019-08-16 11:34:59 -0500

pall gravatar image

The situation is: I have two VMs on a Faulty Compute and I wanted to Move VMs from Faulty compute to another empty compute. I used command openstack server migrate <UUID> to move VM from faulty compute to empty compute. Now VM on faulty is stuck ate resize state on source compute itself. I do I safely remove the resize state of VM and evacuate the host now.

edit retag flag offensive close merge delete


Is the status RESIZE or VERIFY_RESIZE?

If RESIZE, what is the task status?

Old article how you can determine the current stage of a resize or migration. Not sure if still correct.

Bernd Bausch gravatar imageBernd Bausch ( 2019-08-16 23:37:19 -0500 )edit

If the status is RESIZE and doesn't change, I would check the Nova logs on the source and destination, as well as the controller(s).

Bernd Bausch gravatar imageBernd Bausch ( 2019-08-16 23:38:08 -0500 )edit

1 answer

Sort by ยป oldest newest most voted

answered 2019-08-19 04:21:52 -0500

pall gravatar image

Hi, Thanks for the response. Source nova logs cannot be checked since it is down. in Destination node I can see UUI of VM with "Updating from migration" logs . but no VMs on destination can be seen.

edit flag offensive delete link more


I did nova reset-state and then evacuated the faulty compute . It worked fine.

pall gravatar imagepall ( 2019-08-19 06:53:22 -0500 )edit

Get to know Ask OpenStack

Resources for moderators

Question Tools

1 follower


Asked: 2019-08-16 11:34:59 -0500

Seen: 514 times

Last updated: Aug 19 '19