LVMolumeDriver -3.0.0 (config name lvmdriver-1) driver is uninitialized.

asked 2016-11-24 13:06:28 -0600

subinjp gravatar image

updated 2016-12-02 09:10:14 -0600

rbowen gravatar image

I am newbie to openstack.I started working on cloudlets,an openstack extension project. When I tried to execute ./ I experienced an error as follows.

WARNING cinder.volume.manager [req-857e6c72-9d99-4dec-8a41-016ebe935b53 None None] Unable to update stats, LVMVolumeDriver -3.0.0 (config name lvmdriver-1) driver is uninitialized.

In fact I followed the instruction given in this link( to install openstack using devstack.

Please find the screenshot in this link( since I am not able to attach image here. I have tried many solutions related to this question.But nothing has worked out. Please help me as I have been trying to fix the problem for the last three days.

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In my opinion, devstack is not made for rebooting. rejoin-stack might work, but then it might not.

Devstack simulates the LVM physical volume with a file. The losetup command is used to add this file to the system as a block device. In my experience, rejoin-stack doesn't always re-run losetup.

Bernd Bausch gravatar imageBernd Bausch ( 2016-11-24 18:13:25 -0600 )edit

My recommendation is to find out if a physical volume is present (pvs command). If not, grep the log file for losetup, then run that losetup command. This may bring your devstack back to life.

Bernd Bausch gravatar imageBernd Bausch ( 2016-11-24 18:14:49 -0600 )edit