[OpenAFS] Re: Odd results moving volumes around

Andrew Deason adeason@sinenomine.net
Tue, 12 Jul 2011 20:48:39 -0500

On Tue, 12 Jul 2011 19:40:30 -0400
Garance A Drosihn <drosih@rpi.edu> wrote:

> So my question is, would it reasonably safe for me to do:
>     vos syncvldb afsfs13 vicepa campus -verbose
>     vos syncvldb afsfs13 vicepa campus -verbose
>     vos addsite afsfs13 vicepb campus
>     vos release afsfs13
> to clear this up?  It looks like I only made this mistake on a
> few volumes, but as luck would have it they are all very
> important volumes and I've never tried a 'vos syncvldb' before,
> so I'm a bit extra paranoid about trying things.

I'm not exactly sure what you're trying to accomplish with a
syncvldb...? You can just remove the RO from vicepa (vos remove afsfs13
a campus.readonly), and then there's no oddity. Then, if you want, you
can add an RO to vicepb with the addsite and release commands just as
you've specified above.

Andrew Deason