[Openstack] DevStack not working on Ubuntu 14.04

Sean Dague sean at dague.net
Tue Nov 10 16:07:15 UTC 2015

On 10/29/2015 12:46 PM, Thales wrote:
> Hello,
> I wanted to try out OpenStack, so I downloaded DevStack to my Ubuntu
> 14.04 OS.   However, when I attempt to run it, using ./stack.sh, I get
> the following error:  ImportError: No module named _io
> I figure this is a problem with the virtual environment (virtualenv),
> because if I try my Python out on the command line, I can import _io.
> I've been trying to get this working for a couple of days, but am not
> sure what the solution is.    Somehow the virtualenv is not recognizing
> the module _io.
> Has anyone else had this problem?  Does anyone have a solution for it?
> Many thanks for any help!
> Regards,
> ...John

Devstack is not designed to work in a virtualenv. This is a system level
program and will modify your real system.


Sean Dague

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