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failed to launch instance

asked 2014-05-16 11:29:44 -0500

jihen gravatar image

updated 2014-05-16 19:53:18 -0500

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I'm a new on openstack for that I ask too much. I got an error when lunching a new instance

the /var/log/nova/nova-compute.log :

and I got this when I put nova show:

"message": "Remote error: ProcessExecutionError Unexpected error while running command. Command: sudo nova-rootwrap /etc/nova/rootwrap.conf env CONFIG_FILE=[\"/etc/nova/nova.conf\"] NETWORK_ID=2 dnsmasq --strict-order --bind-interfaces --conf-file= --pid-file=/var/lib/",
"code": 500,
"details": "  File \"/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/nova/compute/\", line 296, in decorated_function return function(self, context, *args, **kwargs)

Please help me I need this for my study

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What's your environment like? Devstack? Is this on Xen by any chance?

jay-janardhan gravatar imagejay-janardhan ( 2014-05-16 17:47:40 -0500 )edit

I'm working on ubunu 14.04 and sorry but how could I know is this devstack or no??????

jihen gravatar imagejihen ( 2014-05-19 02:33:25 -0500 )edit

try with different combinations of images and flavors to launch instance..!!

Praveen N gravatar imagePraveen N ( 2015-03-04 06:45:33 -0500 )edit

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answered 2014-09-20 18:16:41 -0500

igorm gravatar image

Earlier in the log files, there's a line containing "FlavorDiskTooSmall: Flavor's disk is too small for requested image."

That might explain the failure(s)...

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