[OpenAFS] Re: Z:\ is not in the global hierarchy

Joe Buehler jbuehler@hekimian.com
Fri, 05 Dec 2003 10:43:42 -0500

Jason C. Wells wrote:

> I have a simple scenario where files can be read via multiple platforms.
> This is problematic for a file where an external file is LINKed to a path
> of Z:/stradamotorsports.com rather than /afs/stradamotorsports.com.  A
> windows client will read the linked file fine.  A unix client will not
> find the linked file.

I'm not totally clear on what you're doing, but if you mean a symlink
within AFS space pointing at AFS space, you could just use a relative
symlink instead of an absolute one.  Then the name of the top directory
doesn't matter.
Joe Buehler