[OpenAFS] unable to klog and strange behavior

Derrick Brashear shadow@gmail.com
Fri, 25 Sep 2009 20:28:54 -0400

On Fri, Sep 25, 2009 at 1:27 PM, gottoomanyaccounts
<gottoomanyaccounts@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello list,
> I just installed the yum repo (openafs version 1.4.11) from openafs.org on
> my Fedora 11. After installing all packages, modifying /usr/vice/ThisCell,

I assume you mean /usr/vice/etc/ThisCell; If you don't, perhaps you should.

> was unable to klog. This was the error message -
> klog MYID
> Note: Operation is performed on cell MYCELL

is AFSCELL set in your environment?

> klog: cell name not found Can't get local cell name!
> where MYID and MYCELL were really my afs id and cell name. However, I was
> able to klog and get a token by the command 'klog MYID -cell MYCELL'. Now
> there is another problem, emacs could not edit the files in openafs, any
> action simply froze the eamcs windows, and I had to force quit. But, vim
> seemed to work fine... that's so strange.
> I am wondering does anyone have any clue about this? Thanks a lot.