[PKG-Openstack-devel] ValueError: Field `instance_uuid' cannot be None

Thomas Goirand zigo at debian.org
Mon Oct 17 23:55:31 UTC 2016

On 10/18/2016 12:48 AM, Turbo Fredriksson wrote:
> On Oct 17, 2016, at 11:19 PM, Thomas Goirand wrote:
>> It looks like there's some upstream migration script that have an issue
>> here. Your best bet is to file a bug against nova at:
> Yes, I've been talking to #openstack-nova earlier today. There's
> no "fix". Instead, I was recommended to delete all entries with
> 'instance_uuid=NULL' from "build_requests" in the novaapi database.
> The problem was apparently a bug in Mitaka (failed creations didn't
> cleanup properly or something like that), so it doesn't seem
> like they're going to fix it.
> But that's something that I guess the postinst script can do.

Hum... Hardly. I'd prefer if we added a Debian specific Alembic
migration script, that'd be easier. Either that, or a script to drop in
the doc folder. Patch welcome. [1]


Thomas Goirand (zigo)

[1] Here's how:
- git clone https://git.openstack.org/openstack/deb-nova
- cd deb-nova
- git checkout debian/newton
- ... your change here ...
- git commit -a
- git review

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