[OpenAFS] Volume replication

Felix Frank Felix.Frank@Desy.de
Thu, 7 May 2009 10:53:34 +0200 (CEST)

On Thu, 7 May 2009, Jean Praloran wrote:

> Hi,
> I have a volume which is replicated on several servers. I have run some
> tests (basically tcpdump) and noticed that my client where asking only the
> RW volume and never the RO, so my replication is kind of useless. For others
> volumes such as root.cell there is no problem, does anybody have and idea of
> what could happend ?


make sure that the volume that contains the mountpoint of the volume in 
question here is not mounted RW (and that it is, in fact, replicated).
A broken read-only-path is likely the issue here.

Use fs lq to quickly find out just which volume (RO or RW) is accessed at 
any point in your AFS tree.

  - Felix