OpenShift LoadBalancer subnet-id has been modified in OpenStack cloudprovider configuration, but still the old subnet-id is in use

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  • In the process of moving the OpenStack provided LoadBalancer network to a different one (i.e. new separate VLAN), the creation of the OpenShift LoadBalancer fails with

      Type     Reason                      Age                From                Message
    ----     ------                      ----               ----                -------
    Normal   EnsuringLoadBalancer        14s (x3 over 30s)  service-controller  Ensuring load balancer
    Warning  CreatingLoadBalancerFailed  13s (x3 over 30s)  service-controller  Error creating load balancer (will retry): failed to ensure load balancer for service external-ip/egress-2: error creating loadbalancer a90736272104c11eaa457fa163ea6dd8: error creating loadbalancer {a90736272104c11eaa457fa163ea6dd8 Kubernetes external service a90736272104c11eaa457fa163ea6dd8 2c8f634b-a212-46ae-9399-3aac3270fe9b   <nil>  }: Expected HTTP response code [201 202] when accessing [POST], but got 409 instead
    {"NeutronError": {"message": "Quota exceeded for resources: ['loadbalancer'].", "type": "OverQuota", "detail": ""}}


  • Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform (OCP) 3.9, 3.10, 3.11
  • Red Hat OpenStack Platform (OSP)

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