[OpenAFS] how to upgrade to 1.3.x ?
Derrick J Brashear
Mon, 26 Jan 2004 13:12:46 -0500 (EST)
On Mon, 26 Jan 2004, Helmut Jarausch wrote:
> Derrick J Brashear wrote
> > if you're replacing the same system, keep /usr/afs/db/* and
> > /usr/afs/etc/*, and replace the binaries, keep the vice partitions intact.
> Thanks, but I still didn't manage it.
> I made exactly that on an otherwise new root partition with a completely
> new system and OpenAFS 1.3.52 compiled and installed freshly.
> Still I get this - driving my nuts - error
> All services started
> Lost contact with volume location server .... (this is localhost)
it shouldn't be localhost, it should be the fqdn of localhost, otherwise
you screw yourself. but i assume you mean it's the same host rather than
> Can't mount AFS on /afs (22)
> I've seen this error message dozens of times on different systems.
and like i said before, it means different things, all boiling down to
in this case, no vlserver. is the vlserver running? is the client asking
it anything? is the server answering?
> Please tell me how I can debug this.
> I'm not sure if erasing even the /vicep? partitions and starting from
> the very beginning would help.
don't assume client problems are server problems.