[OpenAFS] SuSe is frustrating
Fri, 27 May 2005 11:37:09 -0400
First things first... Does it still hang if you completely turn off
the firewall? If so, then you've got an AFS configuration issue. If
it works then it's a firewall configuration issue.
"Randy Lee Schott" <email@example.com> writes:
> I'm not even sure I'm posting to the right list, but I figure it's worth a
> So I'm trying to use openAFS 1.3.78 under SuSe 9.3 (Linux 2.6 kernel).
> Believe me, I would've used a stable release if I could have. So, I got it
> to build for my kernel, I can start the afs service (afs start) with no
> problems/error messages. I can start afsd as well with no problems or error
> messages. I can even klog to my cell to get tokens. When I try and cd to
> my personal afs space (cd /afs/my.cell/myspace) or even when I try and
> browse my root directory in Konqueror, the system hangs. I'm unable to kill
> any afs related processes(kill -9 pid) and have to restart the machine to
> fix it. I have my firewall set to allow udp ports 7000-7009(afs services)
> 1024-2048(I'm told klog needs these), and 123/tcp(told that ntp uses it).
> My ThisCell file contains only my cell, and my CellServDB file has been
> reduced to just the info for that cell, so it shouldn't even be trying other
> cells, correct? I've been browsing archived mailing lists and forums for
> days now trying everything I can, but I'm just not sure what is causing this
> problem. Has anyone else seen this? Thanks a lot.
Derek Atkins, SB '93 MIT EE, SM '95 MIT Media Laboratory
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