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Oracle Openstack 4.0.1: Deploy Fails on Oracle VM Server if /var is a Mounted as a Separated File System (Doc ID 2353326.1)

Last updated on MAY 17, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux - Version OpenStack 4.0.1 and later
Linux x86-64


On Oracle VM Server, if /var is a separated File System from / root File System, deploy fails with below error:

$ kollacli deploy
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/kollacli/commands/", line 103, in take_action
CommandError: ERROR: Job failed:
Host: o3lr2ovs1.<domain>, Task: common : Restart kolla-toolbox container, Status: failed, Message: 'Traceback (most recent call last):\n File "/tmp/ansible_9j695f/", line 799, in main\n result = bool(getattr(dw, module.params.get(\'action\'))())\n File "/tmp/ansible_9j695f/", line 590, in recreate_or_restart_container\n self.start_container()\n File "/tmp/ansible_9j695f/", line 617, in start_container\n self.dc.start(container=self.params.get(\'name\'))\n File "/usr/lib/python2.6/site-packages/docker/utils/", line 21, in wrapped\n return f(self, resource_id, *args, **kwargs)\n File "/usr/lib/python2.6/site-packages/docker/api/", line 366, in start\n self._raise_for_status(res)\n File "/usr/lib/python2.6/site-packages/docker/", line 154, in _raise_for_status\n raise errors.APIError(e, response, explanation=explanation)\nAPIError: 500 Server Error: Internal Server Error ("{"message":"linux mounts: Path /run is mounted on /var but it is not a shared mount."}")\n' 


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