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Unable to boot on a bootable volume with command line BUT able with Graphic Method [closed]

asked 2013-05-31 03:24:52 -0500

Ph4nToM gravatar image

updated 2013-05-31 05:52:34 -0500


I've an amazing problem. For the moment, I can boot and install my VM with the Graphic Method via my Dashboard Openstack.

But the goal is to do the same with the command line. I follow the official documentation of openstack at

But I Can't Boot.

This is the line command that I tap:

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Maybe I commit a mistake..?

Any Ideas?

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close date 2013-06-13 03:51:25.888604

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answered 2013-05-31 06:06:33 -0500

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updated 2013-05-31 06:08:37 -0500

I find at the final the problem. In fact there is a bug where you want to make the boot procedure. You have to specified the image that your bootable volume use to boot correctly on you volume.

So the correct command is:

nova boot --flavor 2 --image <id of your image> --key_name mykey --block_device_mapping vda=13:::0 boot-from-vol-test

I think it will be used for some peoples...

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