[Openstack-operators] How to delete instances

Narayan Desai narayan.desai at gmail.com
Tue Aug 28 11:54:26 UTC 2012

On Mon, Aug 27, 2012 at 9:53 PM, Lorin Hochstein
<lorin at nimbisservices.com> wrote:
> You should be able to use "nova reset-state" and then "nova-delete" in order
> to delete them if they're stuck. See
> http://docs.openstack.org/essex/openstack-compute/admin/content/reset-state.html

Hi Lorin. This doesn't work against essex systems, right? Is there an
alternative method in that case?

I've been using a simple script to bang on the db to set deleted=1 and
deleted_at=NOW(), which works, but seems potentially wrong.

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