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Cinder create "boot from volume" from a Glance image

asked 2013-09-23 16:42:42 -0600

rlpple gravatar image

Running Grizzly release 1 Following the instructions from: :

Upload Cirros image "cirros-0.3.0-x86_64-disk.img" into Glance . run glance image-list get my image id. Run the "cinder create --image-id 10bcfed8-7d98-48a6-8fef-829f5ae5c295 --display_name=mycirros --display_description "test" 5"

When I try to do a boot from volume in Horizon, the image just hangs in booting. I know I am missing a basic stepped. Any ideas would be helpful.

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Could you post your nova and cinder logs here please?

Sirushti Murugesan gravatar imageSirushti Murugesan ( 2013-09-24 00:59:44 -0600 )edit

Just reviewed the logs and fou 2013-09-23 02:11:06 CRITICAL [cinder] (OperationalError) (1045, "Access denied for user 'cinder'@'' (using password: YES)") None None Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/bin/cinder-manage", line 794, in <module> main() File "/usr/bin/cinder-manage", line 791, in main fn(*fn_args) File "/usr/bin/cinder-manage", line 219, in sync return migration.db_sync(version) File "/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/cinder/db/", line 33, in db_sync return IMPL.db_sync(version=version) File "/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/cinder/db/sqlalchemy/", line 76, in db_sync current_version = db_version() File "/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/cinder/db/sqlalchemy/", line 88, in db_version return versioning_api.db_version(get_engine(), repository) File "/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/cinder/db/sqlalchemy/", line 123, in get_engine _ENGINE.connect() File "/usr/l

rlpple gravatar imagerlpple ( 2013-09-24 07:27:39 -0600 )edit

I cleared all my log files and found the following. I need to solve this first.

rlpple gravatar imagerlpple ( 2013-09-24 07:28:35 -0600 )edit

I need find an upload site. I can't upload files yet.

rlpple gravatar imagerlpple ( 2013-09-24 07:41:34 -0600 )edit

You can try this to paste your text and post the corresponding link here :)

Sirushti Murugesan gravatar imageSirushti Murugesan ( 2013-09-24 07:45:17 -0600 )edit

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answered 2013-09-24 07:42:11 -0600

Sirushti Murugesan gravatar image

updated 2013-09-24 07:42:59 -0600

This line here [cinder] (OperationalError) (1045, "Access denied for user 'cinder'@'' (using password: YES)") in your log file suggests that you have a wrong Database(MySQL) password mentioned in your /etc/cinder/cinder.conf file.

Check for the value of sql_connection in your /etc/cinder/cinder.conf file

Example : sql_connection = mysql://root:password@localhost/cinder?charset=utf8 where you probably have the wrong 'password' to your database. Change it to the correct password of the database.

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Going to Reinstall from scratch my passwords are out of sync. and thus the errors.

rlpple gravatar imagerlpple ( 2013-09-24 12:12:54 -0600 )edit

Sure, let us know if you got any other issues :) Cheers.

Sirushti Murugesan gravatar imageSirushti Murugesan ( 2013-09-24 13:20:50 -0600 )edit

answered 2013-09-24 15:51:08 -0600

rlpple gravatar image

You need to insure all tools are installed. Upon new install and fresh review of the logs the qemu-img was not installed. Once installed, using the /cirros-0.3.0-x86_64-disk.img image. I was abled to

glance image-create --name cirros-img --disk-format=qcow2 --container-format=bare < ./cirros-0.3.0-x86_64-disk.img cinder create --image-id fea9c58f-fa20-40a4-945a-d15c0239e025 --display-name cirros-img 10 and finally in horizon boot the image.

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