[OpenAFS] 1.3.87 Client hangs
Fri, 19 Aug 2005 07:31:17 -0700
1. The NTFS files came from an existing 1.2.11 AFS volume. I'm trying to
move from a 1.2.11 fileserver to 1.3.87 fileserver.
2. AFS is used to back up Windows boxes
3. I'm doing a vos dump of the existing 1.2.11 filesystem and will try a
restore to the 1.3.87.
From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com]
On Behalf Of Jeffrey Altman
Sent: Friday, August 19, 2005 7:20 AM
To: ted creedon
Subject: Re: [OpenAFS] 1.3.87 Client hangs
Am I reading this correctly?
You are running your AFS fileservers on Linux and you are using a NT file
system to store your AFS volumes?
If so, why in the world would you do that?
(btw, NT chkdsk misses large numbers of errors that are picked up by other
tools such as those distributed with Partition Magic.)
ted creedon wrote:
> You night look at the salvage log at
> The harddrive source directory tree has a NTFS filesystem that passes
> windows chkdsk. Its about 57G in size.
> This same filesystem exists on an AFS 1.2.11 server.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Neulinger, Nathan [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Thursday, August 18, 2005 1:52 PM
> To: ted creedon; email@example.com
> Subject: RE: [OpenAFS] 1.3.87 Client hangs
> If vos listvol is hanging, it's not the client, especially since
> you're able to run vos and list the vldb. That's your fileserver
> machine or volserver process that's having problems.
> -- Nathan
> Nathan Neulinger EMail: firstname.lastname@example.org
> University of Missouri - Rolla Phone: (573) 341-6679
> UMR Information Technology Fax: (573) 341-4216
>>[mailto:email@example.com] On Behalf Of ted creedon
>>Sent: Thursday, August 18, 2005 3:43 PM
>>Subject: [OpenAFS] 1.3.87 Client hangs
>>Have another Linux Client hanging itself during a copy. The Operating
>>system is intact enough to run cmdebug, fstrace and tcpdump.
>>The outputs are at:
>>1. Stress test is cp -rpf /fe/denali/* /afs/.home.ted-doris.fam/denali
>>. Where denali.vol is the volume being written to.
>>2. vos listvldb lists all volumes
>>3. vos listvol nome hangs. As does ls /afs/.home.ted-doris.fam/denali
>>4. X windows is running 5. I'll reboot this evening and retry without
>>Comments are welcome.
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