[OpenAFS] Can't mount AFS on /afs(22)

Russ Allbery rra@stanford.edu
Tue, 13 Jun 2006 11:17:45 -0700

Benko <benkokakao@gmail.com> writes:

> When i try to start the afs-client, i get the following error message:

>  # /etc/init.d/openafs-client start
>  * Starting OpenAFS client ...
>  *   Loading OpenAFS kernel module ...                        [ ok ]
>  *   Starting OpenAFS daemon ...
> afsd: All AFS daemons started.
> afsd: Can't mount AFS on /afs(22)                             [ !! ]

> The openafs-module is loaded, a afs-dir exists(owner root, chmod 755)

> However, this only occurs on the server-machine - on my laptop, the
> client starts without errors, i can optain tokens and /afs shows
> "cell-name" and ".cell-name" (however, i can't access it as i've not
> setup any volumes yet) my CellServDB and ThisCell are exactly the
> same as on the laptop, the only difference seems to be the host.

If you've not set up any volumes at all yet, the client is only going to
work if it's started with -dynroot.  Could the laptop be using -dynroot
and the server not?

Russ Allbery (rra@stanford.edu)             <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>