[OpenAFS] RO Cell is RW?

Russ Allbery rra@stanford.edu
Mon, 17 Nov 2008 18:03:59 -0800

"Ted Creedon" <tcreedon@easystreet.net> writes:

> fs mkmount  -vol agile.vol  -dir agile -cell $CELL -rw

You explicitly mounted the read/write volume...

> cd /afs/$CELL/agile   #to RO volume???
> geronimo:/afs/creedon.biz/agile # touch foo
> geronimo:/afs/creedon.biz/agile # l
> -rw-r--r-- 1 bin  root    0 Nov 17 17:21 foo

...so you got the read/write volume.  If you want the normal RW vs. RO
search logic to apply, don't create a -rw mount.

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