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I followed the guide on hastexo to create an OpenStack Cloud. The Keystone service and the are supposed to run on separate machines. However, when I wanted to run glance-api in the console for debugging I had the following error:

ERROR: Unable to load glance-api-keystone from configuration file /etc/glance/glance-api-paste.ini. Got: ImportError('No module named keystone.middleware.auth_token',)

So the Glance API isn't running. I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and Openstack Essex.

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If you want to use keystone for auth, you will need to install some extra python modules. These are needed for both the keystone server and its clients. Try running

 apt-get install python-keystone python-keystoneclient
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