# Nova-Compute not using cachemanagement

Hi all,

I'm wondering how do glance and nova interact when caching is enabled. I tried to install NOVA+GLANCE on a separate node instead of the controller and what I can observe by network monitoring is that, even if I run

glance-cache-manage queue-image
glance-cache-prefetcher


(and the image actually gets stored on the local node), when launching a new vm with

nova boot --image xxxx