[OpenAFS] IBM AFS server manager 3.5

Derek Atkins warlord@MIT.EDU
Fri, 09 Jul 2004 23:25:30 -0400

Ron Croonenberg <ronc@depauw.edu> writes:

>>That is the loopback address.
>>Every computer with TCP/IP has that address.  It is the local computer.
>>So to the OpenAFS server is itself -- the server, not your
>>windows computer.
> ok so that mean that on the server that serves the cell I should have a config file somewhere that has
> the loopback address in it somewhere.  right ?

No, you should NEVER EVER EVER have loopback in any CellServDB.  You
should ALWAYS use the _REAL_ IP Address for all servers, even when
referring to itself.


       Derek Atkins, SB '93 MIT EE, SM '95 MIT Media Laboratory
       Member, MIT Student Information Processing Board  (SIPB)
       URL: http://web.mit.edu/warlord/    PP-ASEL-IA     N1NWH
       warlord@MIT.EDU                        PGP key available