Unable to deploy overcloud because no baremetal flavor exists

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • Missing flavors defined in heat template cause overcloud deployment to fail.
  • There is no baremetal flavor created.
ERROR: openstack ERROR: Parameter 'OvercloudSwiftStorageFlavor' is invalid: Error validating value u'baremetal': The Flavor ID (baremetal) could not be found.


  • Red Hat OpenStack 7.0

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