[OpenAFS] VLDB corrupt? Help

Russ Allbery rra@stanford.edu
Mon, 16 May 2005 18:22:52 -0700

Chaskiel M Grundman <cg2v@andrew.cmu.edu> writes:
> Russ Allbery <rra@stanford.edu> wrote:

>> I can vos changeloc the bad volume and even vos rename it, but I can't
>> manage to get the VLDB entry to go away.  I think I even tried moving
>> it to a live server and doing vos syncvldb at one point, although I
>> might be misremembering.

> FWIW, you would want to use syncserv, not syncvldb for such an operation
> (syncvldb listvols the server and puts all those entries in the vldb;
> syncserv looks at the vldb and fixes things that aren't on the server.)

Ah, okay.  Maybe next time I have a mostly empty server, I'll move that
volume to it with changeloc and try syncserv.

Russ Allbery (rra@stanford.edu)             <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>