What is the default policy for nova , keystone , etc when nova policy.json is empty and how to edit policy.json in Red Hat OpenStack Platform 10 and later

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  • The /etc/nova/policy.json file is empty after a default installation of OpenStack Platform 10 and later. The only thing in this file is empty brackets"{}"

  • undercloud default policy.json

[root@instack ~]# grep ^[^#] /etc/nova/policy.json
[root@instack ~]#
  • Overcloud default policy.json
[root@overcloud-controller-0 ~]# grep ^[^#] /etc/nova/policy.json
[root@overcloud-controller-0 ~]#
  • What is the default policy for nova?


  • Red Hat OpenStack Platform 13 (RHOSP)
  • Red Hat OpenStack Platform 12 (RHOSP)
  • Red Hat OpenStack Platform 10 (RHOSP)

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