[OpenAFS] Re: fileserver process eat CPU

Andrew Deason adeason@sinenomine.net
Tue, 10 Sep 2013 12:58:42 -0500

On Tue, 10 Sep 2013 19:33:50 +0200
Jean-Marc Choulet <jm130794@gmail.com> wrote:

> Yes, it's If we upgrade this (with
> squeeze-backports openafs 1.6.1-3+deb7u1),we must also update the
> Debian squeeze clients ?

You do NOT need to upgrade the clients on other machines. All client
versions are compatible with all server versions. The packaging may
require you to be running the same version of openafs-client and
openafs-fileserver on the same machine, though. (I don't remember

There are advantages to upgrading the clients on other machines, too
(they should appear faster), but I think the advantages to upgrading the
server in this case may be far greater.

Andrew Deason