Openstack Kilo: Instance is not assigned with IP address..!!

asked 2015-08-21 00:48:45 -0600

Kiruthiga gravatar image

updated 2015-08-21 01:54:56 -0600


I am installing Openstack kilo in centos environment. I am using neutron architecture with 1 controller, 1 compute and 1 network node. I have completed my installation till dashboard. This is the document which I was referring to for the installation

When am trying to create instances it is getting created without any error. But, the IP address is not allocated to the VM created. It looks fine in dashboard. But when I check using ifconfig command, there is no IP address found. And the IP address which is visible on tha dashboard is not pingable.

The log which I find in dashboard for the VM:

Starting network...
udhcpc (v1.20.1) started
Sending discover...
Sending discover...
Sending discover...
Usage: /sbin/cirros-dhcpc <up|down>
No lease, failing
WARN: /etc/rc3.d/S40-network failed
cirros-ds 'net' up at 181.21
failed 1/20: up 181.23. request failed
failed 2/20: up 183.28. request failed
failed 3/20: up 185.29. request failed
failed 4/20: up 187.31. request failed
failed 5/20: up 189.33. request failed
failed 6/20: up 191.35. request failed
failed 7/20: up 193.36. request failed
failed 8/20: up 195.38. request failed
failed 9/20: up 197.40. request failed
failed 10/20: up 199.42. request failed
failed 11/20: up 201.44. request failed
failed 12/20: up 203.45. request failed
failed 13/20: up 205.47. request failed
failed 14/20: up 207.49. request failed
failed 15/20: up 209.51. request failed
failed 16/20: up 211.52. request failed
failed 17/20: up 213.54. request failed
failed 18/20: up 215.56. request failed
failed 19/20: up 217.58. request failed
failed 20/20: up 219.59. request failed
failed to read iid from metadata. tried 20
no results found for mode=net. up 221.61. searched: nocloud configdrive ec2
failed to get instance-id of datasource
Starting dropbear sshd: OK

I require help to resolve this issue. Kindly help with this..!!

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answered 2018-01-29 13:55:49 -0600

andrzej gravatar image

Actually I face the same issue. I have three compute nodes. Compute2 works fine. Compute 1 is somehow unvisible to openstack. If I disable two others and try to use only compute1 I am getting error:

No valid host was found. There are not enough hosts available.

In fresh installed Compute3 I can reate instance but it get error which you described above. Finally after instance is created I see it is attached to network through a port. But I cannot reach this from namespace.

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