[OpenAFS] Fedora 16 and Openafs

Russ Allbery rra@stanford.edu
Wed, 29 Feb 2012 01:15:58 -0800

Berthold Cogel <cogel@uni-koeln.de> writes:

> I would gladly use -dynroot if I could. But I always had problems with
> this. For historical reasons we have some symlinks in our root.afs:

> .rrz -> .rrz.uni-koeln.de
> rrz -> rrz.uni-koeln.de

> And several others....

man CellAlias.

You should be able to easily reproduce all of that with dynroot.

> And I don't know what will break if we remove them. We don't have
> control over all of our clients.

Sadly, you do have to configure this on the client.  But you have to touch
the client anyway to turn on dynroot....

Russ Allbery (rra@stanford.edu)             <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>