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Rally install fails with "AssertionError"

asked 2015-09-29 12:09:56 -0600

jkgonz gravatar image

Problem: Getting an install problem on Rally after running its .install_sh script- it may have something to do with my packages, but don't know how to resolve any of the conflicts. Pls. suggest a resolution.

Host Envt. - Ubuntu 14.043 LTS on ESX 5.5 VM

lsb_release -a

No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS Release: 14.04 Codename: trusty

Traceback: Found existing installation: pbr 0.10.8 Exception: Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/pip/", line 211, in main status =, args) File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/pip/commands/", line 311, in run root=options.root_path, File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/pip/req/", line 640, in install requirement.uninstall(auto_confirm=True) File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/pip/req/", line 665, in uninstall '(at %s)' % (link_pointer,, dist.location) AssertionError: Egg-link /opt/stack/pbr does not match installed location of pbr (at /usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages)

Any suggestions at resolution would be welcome!

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What is the git repo you pulling rally from??

Whistler gravatar imageWhistler ( 2015-10-02 02:54:56 -0600 )edit

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answered 2015-09-30 14:17:50 -0600

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Can't reproduce it on fresh Ubuntu server.

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