[OpenAFS] no write access too cell

Derrick J Brashear shadow@dementia.org
Thu, 28 Jun 2001 11:36:43 -0400 (EDT)

On Thu, 28 Jun 2001, Gunnar Gunnarsson wrote:

> I'm setting up a cell and for some reason I can't write to my
> root.cell. fs lsmount shows:
> > fs lsmount /afs/.eral.ericsson.se
> '/afs/.eral.ericsson.se' is a mount point for volume '%root.cell'
> > fs listacl /afs/.eral.ericsson.se
> Access list for /afs/.eral.ericsson.se is
> Normal rights:
>   system:administrators rlidwka
>   system:anyuser rl
> but still I can't write some administrator.
> One odd thing is that the readonly root.cell is listed as it belongs
> to foreign cell.
> > fs lsmount /afs/eral.ericsson.se
> '/afs/eral.ericsson.se' is a mount point for volume '#eral.ericsson.se:root.cell

For your own cell, don't pass a -c argument when creating the mountpoint.

e.g. fs mkm .eral.ericsson.se root.cell -rw
fs mkm .eral.ericsson.se root.cell -rw -c eral.ericsson.se

even if you're making the mountpoint from a foreign cell client