[OpenAFS] Can't Map AFS drive
Charles T McIntyre
Mon, 08 Aug 2005 20:12:12 -0700
Currently TransArc 3.6
On Tue, 09 Aug 2005 05:34:02 +0300
Jeffrey Altman <email@example.com> wrote:
> What version are your AFS servers?
> Jeffrey Altman
> Charles McIntyre wrote:
>> We're back at this trying to figure out how to get
>>OpenAFS to run in our
>> environment. We thought it was some 3rd party
>>application that was
>> causing a conflict, but now I'm not sure that's the
>> Currently, I'm testing this with a base install XP Pro
>>SP2 with MIT KfW
>> and OpenAFS 1.3.8600 installed. I've also tried 1.3.85,
>> 1.3.73 and get the same problem. I've also tried
>> with "Integrated Login" checked and unchecked and using
>>and not using
>> KfW with the various versions. In the past, I noticed
>>that if KfW got
>> the AFS tokens then OpenAFS wouldn't work correctly, so
>>normally I don't
>> have KfW get AFS tokens. I've tried it both ways with
>> and nothing's working.
>> The current symptom that we're seeing is when we try to
>>map a drive
>> using the afscreds systray app to a afs cell path (i.e.
>> /afs/cats/users/q/ictest) the machine hangs every time.
>> Trying to map
>> using "net use x: \\afs\cats\users\q\ictest" or by using
>> (which I know you don't like) it does the same. I can
>>mount a drive to
>> /afs, but only our cell (cats.ucsc.edu) shows up and
>>when I try to open
>> that directory, the machine hangs.
>> This has been a problem for us ever since SP2 with any
>> Any ideas?
>> Thanks in advance!
>> At 08:01 AM 7/8/2005, Jeffrey Altman wrote:
>>> If the MLA is there its a non-issue.
>>> Browse \\AFS and see what names are offered.
>>> Charles McIntyre wrote:
>>> > We always reinstall the MLA after imaging. We were
>>>just curious if the
>>> > sysprep/ghost MLA deletion was causing an additional
>>>problem, or if
>>> > is a non-issue.
>> Charles McIntyre
>> PC/UNIX Systems Engineer
>> Instructional Computing
>> Information Technology Services, UCSC
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PC/UNIX Systems Engineer
Instructional Computing, UCSC
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