[OpenAFS] Re: Windows2000 - Can't Find Root Cell

David Bear David.Bear@asu.edu
Fri, 28 Sep 2001 10:11:30 -0700 (MST)



Somehow, the afsdcell.ini had lines that wrapped such that text was on the
beginning of the line rather than just an IP or a line beginning with a

I had to use notepad, I removed all cells I new I would never contact, and
then fixed the lines that had wrapped.

Seems that whatever coded parses the afsdcell.ini chokes on lines that are
not either an ip or a >

On Thu, 27 Sep 2001, James Peterson wrote:

> Date: Thu, 27 Sep 2001 18:14:56 -0700
> From: James Peterson <jimpeter@us.ibm.com>
> To: openafs-info@openafs.org
> Cc: David.Bear@asu.edu, James Peterson <jimpeter@us.ibm.com>
> Subject: Windows2000 - Can't Find Root Cell
> 1. Please send me your afsdcell.ini.
> 2. From the command line what is the value of the environmnet variable
> SystemRoot?
> 3. afsdcell.ini should be located at %SystemRoot%\.
> 4. From the AFS Control Panel - navigate to AFS Client Configuration -
> select AFS Cells Tab.
> Can you see your cell in the list?
> Highlight your cell, select change, are the values as you expect?
> James Peterson
> "Integrity is the base of excellence."