after installation of devstack the dashboard is forbidden

asked 2020-04-01 05:30:41 -0600

eltaccabro gravatar image

I install devstack on an laptop with ubuntu 18.04 with static local ip address this is the log after the devstack installation

This is your host IP address:
This is your host IPv6 address: ::1
Horizon is now available at
Keystone is serving at
The default users are: admin and demo
The password: openstack

Using lib/neutron-legacy is deprecated, and it will be removed in the future

Services are running under systemd unit files.
For more information see:

DevStack Version: ussuri
Change: be26306b23ab470e65cc93305453d2945aa33bf78 Support extras in Glance Store install 2020-03-30 19:53:32 +0200
OS Version: Ubuntu 18.04 bionic

and this is my local.conf:

disable_service etcd3

but on the dashboard address I get this error:


You don't have permission to access this resource. Apache/2.4.29 (Ubuntu) Server at Port 80

i also change the last row on the file on /opt/stack/horizon/openstack_dashboard/local

form ALLOWED_HOSTS=["*"] to ALLOWED_HOSTS=[""] and restart apache2 service, but the error is the same.

any ideas on how I can solve this problem and access on the dashboard I can't find anything on forum?

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The first thing to do, always, is reading the logs. In this case, I would recommend to start with the Apache logs.

Bernd Bausch gravatar imageBernd Bausch ( 2020-04-01 21:13:31 -0600 )edit

ok thanks... the problem is on permission: 2020-04-02 11:51:35.501051 AH00035: access to /dashboard/ denied (filesystem path '/opt/stack/horizon') because search permissions are missing on a component of the path

but... in which file i have to put the right permissions?

eltaccabro gravatar imageeltaccabro ( 2020-04-02 05:06:13 -0600 )edit

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answered 2020-04-07 05:12:36 -0600

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on /var/log/apache2/error.log i got this:

[Tue Apr 07 11:53:13.273952 2020] [mpm_event:notice] [pid 9093:tid 140685633723328] AH00491: caught SIGTERM, shutting down
[Tue Apr 07 11:53:13.364260 2020] [ssl:warn] [pid 9453:tid 140514728565696] AH01906: server certificate is a CA certificate (BasicConstraints: CA == TRUE !?)
[Tue Apr 07 11:53:13.364301 2020] [ssl:warn] [pid 9453:tid 140514728565696] AH01909: server certificate does NOT include an ID which matches the server name
[Tue Apr 07 11:53:13.381432 2020] [mpm_event:notice] [pid 9454:tid 140514728565696] AH00489: Apache/2.4.29 (Ubuntu) OpenSSL/1.1.1e mod_wsgi/4.5.17 Python/3.6 configured -- resuming normal operations
[Tue Apr 07 11:53:13.381499 2020] [core:notice] [pid 9454:tid 140514728565696] AH00094: Command line: '/usr/sbin/apache2'

on /etc/apache2/sites-available/000-default.conf

i Set up apache ServerName as localhost, but nothing change

can you help me please? thank you

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Are you sure the two errors are related? They don't seem to be.

By the way, the second error doesn't look like an error. Just a warning that TLS won't work. OpenStack works nicely without TLS.

Bernd Bausch gravatar imageBernd Bausch ( 2020-04-07 07:09:59 -0600 )edit

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