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no space left on device.... cinder error [closed]

asked 2016-01-09 20:53:49 -0500

updated 2016-01-09 23:32:29 -0500

Same old story. Creating an image from Glance to Cinder. 2 Volume Backends NFS - 6TB GlusterFS - 8TB

Plenty of space, yet error on create of no space left on device. Read a post that indicated that glance to cinder uses tmp and causes this issue. []

If this is true is there a workaround for this yet?

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Closed for the following reason the question is answered, right answer was accepted by bcollins
close date 2016-09-04 09:15:20.490163

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answered 2016-01-09 23:13:55 -0500

updated 2016-01-09 23:32:20 -0500


Set this in the cinder.conf to a location with enough space.... Mounted NFS share to this for conversion and it works well.

image_conversion_dir = $state_path/conversion

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answered 2016-01-11 13:46:38 -0500

Sandeep gravatar image

check space df -h there must be /var 100% full.

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was not the case. turns out i needed to point my conversion dir to something besides local disk. answer above is correct. after setting this and restarting, issue cleared up.

bcollins gravatar imagebcollins ( 2016-01-11 14:14:00 -0500 )edit

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