[OpenAFS] salvage removed .6M files!
Tue, 02 Aug 2005 15:18:13 -0500
>> From: rader
>> One of our servers (Solaris7 inode fileserver running 1.2.11) lost
>> power this morning and the resulting bos salvage on a large (50 GB)
>> volume removed about 600,000 files.... /usr/afs/logs/SalvageLog
>> reads, for example...
> From: Mike Polek
> Did you do an fsck on the hard drive (or whatever the
> SUN equivalent is these days)?
Yes, OpenAFS's special inode fileserver fsck ran cleanly.
I'm fairly confident the underlying file system isn't at fault:
the file system houses 18 volumes, but only one of them lost files.
(Also, except for the damage from the errant salvage, it's been
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