Mitaka is EOL
** Changed in: keystone/mitaka
Status: Fix Committed => Fix Released
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keystone-manage bootstrap cannot recover admin account
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Status in OpenStack Identity (keystone) mitaka series:
The keystone-manage bootstrap command is intended to supersede the
admin_token middleware. However, one of the common use cases for the
admin_token middleware was to provide a recovery mechanism for cloud
operators that had accidentally disabled themselves or lost their
However, even after attempting to "re-bootstrap" an existing admin
with a known password (effectively performing a password reset), the
admin is still not able to authenticate. The same is true if the admin
This was originally reported in #openstack-ansible by odyssey4me:
[Fri 09:29] <odyssey4me> dolphm lbragstad is keystone-manage bootstrap meant
to skip the bootstrap if there are already settings in place? what is the right
way to fix up creds that are lost somehow for the keystone admin?
[Fri 09:30] <dolphm> odyssey4me: bootstrap should be idempotent, but i don't
think it'll change an admin's password if you specify something different
[Fri 09:31] <odyssey4me> dolphm so the options are, I guess, to delete the
admin account in the db or to use the auth_token middleware?
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