[OpenAFS] Cannot start client on Windows 2000 SP2
Sun, 5 Jan 2003 11:33:41 +0100 (MET)
On Sun, 5 Jan 2003, Peter J. Nicol wrote:
> I am dialed in via PPP, and have followed all the instructions I can find at:
> to no avail.
> Error I am getting is:
> "The AFS Client Service could not be started successfully.
> You might not have authorization to perform this operations.", with error:
> I have a disabled network card in the computer as well. Machine was once on an NT
> domain, but is now standalone.
> Is this even doable, that is, will this work across PPP ? If so, is there a
> The build I am using is the latest from the OpenAFS.org website, 1.2.8a
> Any info or pointers would be much appreciated.
I had this problem with OpenAFS 1.2.6 and 1.2.7 with some Windows 2000 SP2
computers. They are connected to the AFS server over a standard network.
The solution I used was to reinstall Windows 2000 SP2. It worked. I
suppose some funny software install had wrecked the machines.