Ubuntu 14.04 network fails to start, cloud init error

Hi All,

After rebooting a ubuntu 14.04 droplet earlier after an issue, the networking fails to come up.

I manually restored the network through the console:

ipconfig eth0 up
ifconfig eth0 x.x.x.x/x
ip ro add default via x.x.x.x

Zentyal fails to come up, and after a reboot the network stays down.

cat /var/log/boot.log

Cloud-init v. 0.7.5 running ‘init’ at Fri, 21 Jun 2019 12:56:26 +0000. Up 3.92 seconds. ci-info: +++++++++++++++++++++++Net device info++++++++++++++++++++++++ ci-info: ±-------±------±----------±----------±------------------+ ci-info: | Device | Up | Address | Mask | Hw-Address | ci-info: ±-------±------±----------±----------±------------------+ ci-info: | lo | True | | | . | ci-info: | eth0 | False | . | . | 04:01:4b:34:6d:01 | ci-info: ±-------±------±----------±----------±------------------+ ci-info: !!!Route info failed!!! 2019-06-21 14:56:31,697 -[WARNING]: Getting data from <class ‘cloudinit.sources.DataSourceDigitalOcean.DataSourceDigitalOcean’> failed No ‘init’ modules to run under section ‘cloud_init_modules’

Anybody experienced this problem ? Have not been able to bring the machine back online properly.


Managed to get zentyal up manually starting modules. If machine reboots I am sure it will loose its network settings until the above cloud init error is resolved.

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I believe this is directly an issue with Zentyal which hasn’t been fixed yet. I’ve seen a lot of reports about it.

Can you let me know how did you went about starting modules and which version of Zentyal are you using?