Packstack error when installing swift on a physical device

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • When the following parameter is used in the packstack answer file, CONFIG_SWIFT_STORAGE_HOSTS=, packstack quits with the following error.
    ERROR : Error appeared during Puppet run:
    Error: Parameter source failed on Firewall[001 swift storage and rsync incoming]: host_to_ip failed for, exception no address for at /var/tmp/packstack/4d1205b5a0584a37bf8b4edbdcb5954c/manifests/


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 4.0
  • openstack-packstack-2013.2.1-0.28.dev989.el6ost.noarch

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