[Openstack] Using Nova client with SSH SOCKS proxy

Clark, Robert Graham robert.clark at hp.com
Fri May 16 16:05:42 UTC 2014

Is localhost listed in your /etc/hosts ?

Maybe try with HTTP_PROXY= - just in case.

On 16/05/2014 11:41, "Adrian Smith" <adrian at 17od.com> wrote:

>To access my controller I need to go through a intermediary box.
>I've created a local SOCKS proxy by ssh'ing to this intermediary with
>the parameters -D 13392.
>I then set the environment variable,
> export HTTP_PROXY=http://localhost:13392
>But using "nova list" just gives an error,
>$ nova list
>ERROR: HTTPConnectionPool(host='localhost', port=13392): Max retries
>exceeded with url: http://x.x.x.x:5000/v2.0/tokens (Caused by <class
>'httplib.BadStatusLine'>: '')
>Should this work? Am I doing something wrong?
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