Undercloud install will fail in the case cloud-init is enabled

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • openstack undercloud install fails every time
  • The below message is output in the stdout/stderr when executed openstack undercloud install command
2023-01-04 15:26:24.644235 | 525400d8-2c0a-476f-3695-000000000037 |      FATAL | Wait for cloud-init to finish, if enabled | undercloud-0 | error={
    "ansible_facts": {
        "cloud_init_data_facts": {
            "status": {}
    "attempts": 50,
    "changed": false,
    "cloud_init_data_facts": {
        "status": {}
    "invocation": {
        "module_args": {
            "filter": "status"


  • Red Hat OpenStack Platform 17.0
  • Virtualized undercloud

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