[OpenAFS] Getting started

Silke Mueller silke@upb.de
Mon, 7 May 2001 16:19:53 +0200

On Mon, Apr 30, 2001 at 08:59:21AM -0400, Sam Hartman wrote:
> >>>>> "Jacob" == Jacob Gorm Hansen <jg@ioi.dk> writes:
>     Jacob> Hi, I've just installed OpenAFS 1.0.4 on Debian Unstable.
>     Jacob> I do not have Kerberos working, so for starters I just want
>     Jacob> to get the client running. Is it possible to somehow do
>     Jacob> 'anonymous afs' to one of the cells in the CellservDB?
>   I'm assuming you are using the Debian packages, not building it yourself.
> What cell name did you give it at configuration time?  To start the
> AFS client your home cell must be functioning.  So, if you gave it the
> name of a new cell it won't work and you probably want to
> dpkg-reconfigure -plow openafs-client.
> Also, note that getting Kerberos working really should be as easy as
> apt-get install krb5-admin-server
> krb5_newrealm

I did just that and got a strange problem: I wasn't asked any questions
during installation of the packages and dpkg-reconfigure didn't help,
so has anybody an idea of what went wrong?


Silke Mueller