[OpenAFS] Graphical file managers get stuck

Ken Dreyer ktdreyer@ktdreyer.com
Mon, 10 Dec 2012 16:16:25 -0700

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On Mon, Dec 10, 2012 at 4:08 PM, Derrick Brashear <shadow@gmail.com> wrote:
> Actually, cmdebug output (and looking at the afsdb locks) will also
> tell, and is much more reliable as an
> indicator.

Fair enough; I just don't have the expertise to read that :)

>> I just tested this with Gnome on Fedora 19 and I can confirm that
>> Nautilus also does the problematic /afs/.Trash lookups (details at
>> [1]). It's just not clear to me how frequently Nautilus triggers these
>> lookups, because in my light testing they seem to happen less often
>> than on Xfce. Regardless, more debugging with Wireshark in your
>> environment would give us more information to go on.
> There's an open "thing" in gerrit which we should complete and merge
> to fix this.

Cool, do you have a reference? I'm attaching my own patch. It's
untested - it's as far as I've gotten. I needed a real developer to
look at it and tell me if this is the right direction. Or I could do
some good old trial-and-error.

- Ken

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