[OpenAFS] enobufs, "No buffer space available" messages

Renata Maria Dart renata@slac.stanford.edu
Sat, 12 Jul 2014 09:57:48 -0700 (PDT)

Hi Jeff, the client is 1.6.5.


On Fri, 11 Jul 2014, Jeffrey Altman wrote:

>Since 1.6.5 a change was made to the client to translate the VNOSERVICE
>error to ETIMEDOUT.  That doesn't change any behavior but it results in
>a more reasonable error message being reported.  (VNOSERVICE has the
>same numeric value as ENOBUFS.)
>In 1.6.2 a change was made to the client to treat a VNOSERVICE error as
>a condition which permits a retry of the operation.  However as the
>e-mail thread you quoted from indicates, doing so is not always safe.
>What version is the client?
>Jeffrey Altman