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Failed to create subnet "" for network: The allocation pool {u'start': u'', u'end': u''} spans beyond the subnet cidr

asked 2015-03-28 16:15:09 -0500

ethode gravatar image

I am trying to create a private network in openstack I continue to get this error message

I have ran my subnet through an online utility to verify my calculations are correct and everything checks out.

With on a mask I should be able to use the IP pool of: - which is a total of 256 hosts also confirmed via the calculator above. So I am slightly perplexed as to why I am seeing this error

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answered 2015-03-28 16:41:16 -0500

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I tested a couple more calculators, and I believe the first one I used has a bug because it appears the starting IP in the pool SHOULD be: instead of, also the last address should be instead of After making these corrections it was happy

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Thank you very much for this answer, because it really helped me. However, Do you have any further explanation?

vabada gravatar imagevabada ( 2017-05-25 11:22:18 -0500 )edit

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