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Is it possible to upgrade from kilo to Liberty version of openstack?

asked 2015-12-29 07:04:31 -0500

Vinoth gravatar image


Is it possible to upgrade from kilo to Liberty version of openstack?



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answered 2015-12-29 22:13:20 -0500

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Hi, Why not ? But you should have a clear plan on this. As you know there is no single button upgrade. Migrate current workloads to another parallel environment, upgrade the current environment to Liberty, bring the WL back to new environment. You can use the following tools for Migration purpose.


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Bipin, Please look at this

Vinoth gravatar imageVinoth ( 2016-01-07 00:59:50 -0500 )edit

answered 2015-12-30 00:37:08 -0500

xiangfei-ma gravatar image

The anwser is as same as Bipin's, YES, it possible to upgrade from K to L.
I would like to mention is since Icehouse, the OpenStack upgrade almost follows the same way so you can try this:

In my experience of upgrading from J to K, (just for testing, not provided to my customer finally), there are many trubles such as DB sync...
Besides, you must plan carefully about backup and rollback in case of the upgrading is failed.

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Thanks for your response! I got stuck in the keystone part. I have posted the keystone.log in Pastebin @ Could you kindly assist me in resolving this issue?

Thanks In Advance.

Vinoth gravatar imageVinoth ( 2016-01-05 01:04:05 -0500 )edit

I cant access from office(firewall policy of company --!).
I will read it later at home and then reply you if there is any constructive suggestion.

xiangfei-ma gravatar imagexiangfei-ma ( 2016-01-05 01:37:52 -0500 )edit

Thanks for your Time Xiangfei! Awaiting for your response :-)

Vinoth gravatar imageVinoth ( 2016-01-05 02:49:44 -0500 )edit

It seems your pbr's version can not satisfy openstack's dependency.
Try this firstly:

xiangfei-ma gravatar imagexiangfei-ma ( 2016-01-05 06:02:30 -0500 )edit

Thanks, Xiangfei!

I ran "apt-get dist-upgrade" which fixed the issue.

Thanks you so much :-)

Vinoth gravatar imageVinoth ( 2016-01-05 08:12:53 -0500 )edit

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