nova_libvirt container keeps restarting and unable to delete and recreate it

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • Recreating the container following these steps [1] did not work, as it failed on this error [2]


# podman rm -f --storage nova_libvirt

# paunch debug --action run --file /var/lib/tripleo-config/container-startup-config/step_3/hashed-nova_libvirt.json --container nova_libvirt --managed-by tripleo-Controller --config-id tripleo_step3


[root@compute ~]# podman rm -f --storage nova_libvirt
Error: refusing to remove "nova_libvirt" as it exists in libpod as container 241971a3ae98b8412437c623ea40d1f92ef5e956da2e0ea4842120ef1d2bbed6: container already exists


  • Red Hat Openstack Platform 16.1
  • Red Hat Openstack Platform 16.2

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