[OpenAFS] creating root.afs and root.cell

Frank Burkhardt fbo2@gmx.net
Wed, 10 Aug 2005 10:58:12 +0200


On Tue, Aug 09, 2005 at 03:01:55PM -0500, Ron Croonenberg wrote:
> I am trying to reconfigure an OpenAFS server I set up.
> When I try to create root.afs I get the following.
> [root@afs-1 local]# vos create afs-1 /vicepa root.afs -cell csc.depauw.edu -noauth
> Volume root.afs already exists
> Error in vos create command.
> How can I fix this (I deleted everything on /vicepa before I started)

Use this command to let the VLDB know that you cleaned up the server:

 vos syncvldb [servername]

use -noauth oder -localauth if necessary.

There's another command to delete a special (VLDB-)volume entry only:

 vos delentry [volume]