[OpenAFS] parsing vicepa names

Christopher D. Clausen cclausen@acm.org
Tue, 3 Apr 2007 17:56:31 -0500

Derrick J Brashear <shadow@dementia.org> wrote:
> On Fri, 23 Mar 2007, Ryan Underwood wrote:
>> Is there any way to look up a file in a namei vice partition, i.e.
>> in a fileserver recovery situation, if I know the volume name and
>> the path to the file inside the volume?
> /afs/andrew.cmu.edu/usr/shadow/volid.pl (from Warren Yenson) will
> compute the path to the volume data; It could be extended such that
> when given a vnode number it would print the whole path but no one
> has done so yet.

Is it allowed to include such utilities directly in the AFS 
distribution?  Or does OpenAFS not want to end up being responsible for 
maintenance of it?