Packstack deployment is missing pyopenssl dependency

Solution In Progress - Updated -


  • After yum install openstack-packstack, which installed openstack-packstack-2015.1-0.14.dev1589.g1d6372f.el7ost.noarch.rpm, running packstack throws the following error:
ERROR:root:Failed to load plugin from file
ERROR:root:Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/packstack/installer/", line 885, in loadPlugins
    moduleobj = __import__(moduleToLoad)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/packstack/plugins/", line 36, in <module>
    from packstack.modules.ospluginutils import appendManifestFile
  File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/packstack/modules/", line 17, in <module>
    from OpenSSL import crypto
ImportError: No module named OpenSSL


  • Red Hat Enterprise Openstack 7 (Kilo)
  • packstack

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