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ERROR (Forbidden): Policy doesn't allow compute_extension:server_password to be performed.

asked 2016-05-27 12:47:04 +0300

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I tried the Windows 2012 image on IBM Bluemix openstack and get error: ERROR (Forbidden): Policy doesn't allow computeextension:serverpassword to be performed." when i tried to get the Admin password by "nova get-password <instance-id> <private-key-path>" Thanks for advice

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Hi, please let me know if you solve the problem. I have encountered it too! Contacted Bluemix support and currently awaiting for an answer

GM gravatar imageGM ( 2016-07-09 15:47:05 +0300 )edit

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answered 2016-05-30 12:42:13 +0300

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This seems related to the policies enabled by the cloud provider. I think the best way to go is to ask the cloud provider if such a nova command is supported.



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