[OpenAFS] Re: afs/cell@REALM vs afs@REALM vs 1.5.68

Derrick Brashear shadow@gmail.com
Tue, 29 Dec 2009 21:32:07 -0500

On Tue, Dec 29, 2009 at 6:54 PM, Adam Megacz <adam@megacz.com> wrote:
> Derrick Brashear <shadow@gmail.com> writes:
>>> gentzen:/usr/src# aklog -d -c research.cs.berkeley.edu
>>> Authenticating to cell =A0(server afs.research.cs.berkeley.EDU).
>> Authenticating to cell %s
>> So for some reason the cell configuration it's getting back from
>> get_cellconfig doesn't include a cell name in it.
> Why does it care? =A0I specified the cell to use on the command line,
> explicitly, like I always do.

Because you can do things like -c research.cs or -c research or -c res
(if that's all that's needed for a unique match in CellServDB)