During instance creation nova_compute container crashes

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • Unable to launch instance on compute node as nova_compute container crashes during instance creation.
  • The message that causes nova_compute to restart is not output and occurs suddenly.
  • Instance creation fails in Heat Stack as well.
  • CrowdStrike Falcon Sensor is not certified for OpenStack


  • Red Hat OpenStack Platform 16.1
  • CrowdStrike Falcon Sensor

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