[OpenAFS] 1.4.0 on Solaris 10 x86/amd64

chas williams - CONTRACTOR chas@cmf.nrl.navy.mil
Mon, 07 Nov 2005 15:46:50 -0500

In message <20051107172254.GA11636@ccali26.in2p3.fr>,Loic Tortay writes:
>I know of at least one site which is using OpenAFS in 64 bit mode on
>AMD64, I have tested the binaries of their known working release
>(1.3.76) and they do not work in 64 bit mode on a 118844-08 Solaris 10
>kernel (they do probably not work on newer releases either).

% uname -a
SunOS picard 5.10 Generic_118844-08 i86pc i386 i86pc

% isainfo
amd64 i386

% fs la /afs/cmf/users/chas
Access list for /afs/cmf/users/chas is
Normal rights:
  system:administrators rl
  system:authuser rl
  system:anyuser rl
  chas rlidwka
  chas.admin rlidwk

% ls -ld /afs/cmf/users/chas
drwxr-xr-x 117 chas     root       20480 Nov  7 13:15 /afs/cmf/users/chas/

unfortunately, i dont have an exact release.  its "OpenAFS devel built
2005-02-20".  that would seem to be between 1.3.78 and 1.3.79.

>So the problem seems to be due to the newer Solaris 10 kernels.

i run memcache.  that's about the only difference i guess.  any
other special options you might give to afsd?  -dynroot?