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issue while launching VM through openstack on ARM

asked 2016-11-02 01:40:57 -0500

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updated 2016-11-04 15:49:30 -0500

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I am facing issue while Launch an instance

After Launching the Instance , actually it should be ACTIVE

root@controller:/home/ubuntu# openstack server list
| ID                                   | Name                 | Status | Networks                | Image Name |
| 67ee64ee-b96e-4010-87c0-8eca0b671ec3 | selfservice-instance | ERROR  | selfservice1= | xenial     |
| 1eb8c638-719b-4d70-863f-dfdad7225581 | selfservice-instance | ERROR  | selfservice1=  | xenial     |

I see the falowing error in log

vim /var/log/libvirt/qemu/instance-00000006.log

2016-10-28 15:28:56.994+0000: starting up libvirt version: 1.3.1, package: 1ubuntu10.5 (Stefan Bader <> Thu, 06 Oct 2016 13:07:20 +0200), qemu version: 2.5.0 (Debian 1:2.5+dfsg-5ubuntu10.5), hostname: compute1
LC_ALL=C PATH=/usr/local/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/usr/sbin:/usr/bin:/sbin:/bin QEMU_AUDIO_DRV=none /usr/bin/qemu-system-aarch64 -name instance-00000006 -S -machine virt,accel=tcg,usb=off -cpu host -m 4096 -realtime mlock=off -smp 8,sockets=8,cores=1,threads=1 -uuid 67ee64ee-b96e-4010-87c0-8eca0b671ec3 -no-user-config -nodefaults -chardev socket,id=charmonitor,path=/var/lib/libvirt/qemu/domain-instance-00000006/monitor.sock,server,nowait -mon chardev=charmonitor,id=monitor,mode=control -rtc base=utc -no-shutdown -boot strict=on -device i82801b11-bridge,id=pci.1,bus=pcie.0,addr=0x1 -device pci-bridge,chassis_nr=2,id=pci.2,bus=pci.1,addr=0x1 -usb -drive file=/var/lib/nova/instances/67ee64ee-b96e-4010-87c0-8eca0b671ec3/disk,format=qcow2,if=none,id=drive-virtio-disk0,cache=none -device virtio-blk-device,scsi=off,drive=drive-virtio-disk0,id=virtio-disk0,bootindex=1 -netdev tap,fd=25,id=hostnet0 -device virtio-net-device,netdev=hostnet0,id=net0,mac=fa:16:3e:33:71:01 -serial file:/var/lib/nova/instances/67ee64ee-b96e-4010-87c0-8eca0b671ec3/console.log -serial pty -device usb-tablet,id=input0 -vnc -k en-us -vga cirrus -device virtio-balloon-device,id=balloon0 -msg timestamp=on
char device redirected to /dev/pts/1 (label serial1)
2016-10-28T15:28:57.173691Z qemu-system-aarch64: Cirrus VGA not available
2016-10-28 15:28:57.255+0000: shutting down

Same issue is seen in

vim /var/log/nova/nova-compute.log

2016-10-28 20:58:57.267 26960 ERROR nova.compute.manager [instance: 67ee64ee-b96e-4010-87c0-8eca0b671ec3] libvirtError: internal error: process exited while connecting to monitor: 2016-10-28T15:28:57.173691Z qemu-system-aarch64: Cirrus VGA not available 

Note : Image used : xenial-ubuntu 16.04 image 
Openstack : Newton 
Operating system : 16.04
Node1:Server 1   ( where controller and Neutron are present ) 
Node 2 : Server 2  ( where Nova is present ) and I am install everyting perfectly but this issue is seen while lauching VM

Have you faced the similar problem ? Any way to overcome this proble

Note : its a ARM server

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answered 2017-01-06 21:58:21 -0500

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Try to disable VNC functionality in nova.conf.

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