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[Starcluster] can't start an m1.large 64 bit ubuntu cluster

From: Dean Snyder <no email>
Date: Thu, 3 Jun 2010 15:48:51 -0400

I need to create a custom ami based on your ami-a5c42dcc image, but
starting fails with the following error output: - DEBUG - Loading config - DEBUG - Loading file: /Users/dean/.starcluster/config - DEBUG - partition setting not specified. Defaulting to 1 - INFO - Using default cluster template: smallcluster - DEBUG - creating self._conn w/ connection_authenticator
kwargs = {'path': '/', 'region': None, 'port': None, 'is_secure': True} - INFO - Validating cluster template settings... - DEBUG - creating self._conn w/ connection_authenticator
kwargs = {'path': '/', 'region': None, 'port': None, 'is_secure': True} - INFO - Cluster template settings are valid - INFO - Starting cluster... - INFO - Launching a 2-node cluster... - INFO - Launching master node... - INFO - Master AMI: ami-a5c42dcc - INFO - Creating security group _at_sc-cidrcluster... - INFO - Launching worker nodes... - INFO - Node AMI: ami-a5c42dcc - DEBUG - Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "build/bdist.macosx-10.6-universal/egg/starcluster/", line
1075, in main
  File "build/bdist.macosx-10.6-universal/egg/starcluster/", line
239, in execute
    scluster.start(create=not self.opts.no_create)
  File "build/bdist.macosx-10.6-universal/egg/starcluster/",
line 27, in wrapper
    res = func(*arg, **kargs)
  File "build/bdist.macosx-10.6-universal/egg/starcluster/",
line 679, in start
  File "build/bdist.macosx-10.6-universal/egg/starcluster/",
line 617, in create_cluster
  File "build/bdist.macosx-10.6-universal/egg/starcluster/",
line 575, in run_instances
  File "build/bdist.macosx-10.6-universal/egg/starcluster/",
line 161, in run_instances
  File "/Library/Python/2.6/site-packages/boto-1.9b-py2.6.egg/boto/ec2/", line 463, in run_instances
    return self.get_object('RunInstances', params, Reservation, verb='POST')
  File "/Library/Python/2.6/site-packages/boto-1.9b-py2.6.egg/boto/", line 620, in get_object
    response = self.make_request(action, params, path, verb)
  File "/Library/Python/2.6/site-packages/boto-1.9b-py2.6.egg/boto/", line 591, in make_request
  File "/Library/Python/2.6/site-packages/boto-1.9b-py2.6.egg/boto/", line 459, in make_request
    return self._mexe(method, path, data, headers, host, sender)
  File "/Library/Python/2.6/site-packages/boto-1.9b-py2.6.egg/boto/", line 435, in _mexe
    raise BotoServerError(response.status, response.reason, body)
BotoServerError: BotoServerError: 500 Internal Server Error
<?xml version="1.0"?>
Code><Message>We currently do not have sufficient m1.large capacity in
the Availability Zone you requested (us-east-1c). Our system will be
working on provisioning additional capacity. You can currently get
m1.large capacity by not specifying an Availability Zone in your request
or choosing us-east-1d, us-east-1a, us-east-1b.</Message></Error></
Errors><RequestID>33860e59-186d-4fec-a8fa-dae188ca0a0b</RequestID></Response> - ERROR - Oops! Looks like you've found a bug in StarCluster - ERROR - Debug file written to: /var/folders/Su/Su
+FAzOUGKCkPaVlRRfiyE+++TI/-Tmp-/starcluster-debug.log - ERROR - Please submit this file, minus any private information, - ERROR - to

What do I need to do to get this to work?


Dean A. Snyder
Senior Programmer/Analyst
Center for Inherited Disease Research (CIDR)
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Bayview Research Campus
333 Cassell Dr, Triad Bldg, Suite 2000
Baltimore, MD 21224
cell:717 668-3048 office:410-550-4629
Received on Thu Jun 03 2010 - 15:49:05 EDT
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