[OpenAFS] Slow Logins on RHEL 4
Thu, 16 Jun 2005 11:02:34 -0400
I'm seeing slow logins on RHEL 4. My current configuration is OpenAFS
1.3.84 and kernel version 2.6.9-11.ELsmp. I also see the same problem
on earlier RHEL 4 kernels, non-smp machines, and earlier releases of
If I shutdown AFS (login scripts create users a temporary home
directory) then logins are quite quick. With AFS they take a good 5 to
I've checked my PAM configuration. No slow downs there. It auths me
and opens my session pretty quick. Also don't have any problems getting
tokens. I get the same slow performance with either memcache or
diskcache. Console logins, GDM, SSH...all slow.
Any suggestions for locating the cause of this?
Jack Neely <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Realm Linux Administration and Development
PAMS Computer Operations at NC State University
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