[OpenAFS] Client start issues
Thu, 8 Sep 2005 23:14:11 +0100 (BST)
>>>>> "MS" == Madhusudan Singh <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
MS> The URL above suggests that this behaviour obtains if
MS> AFS_CLIENT=true is not set in /etc/openafs/afs.conf.client, but
MS> that is clearly not the case here.
MS> What could be going on ?
On Debian (at least on sarge, probably also true for woody) the startup
scripts from the original openafs tarball, namely src/afsd/afs.conf.linux
and src/afsd/afs.rc.linux, are patched.
/etc/init.d/openafs-client (patched src/afsd/afs.rc.linux) sources
/etc/openafs/afs.conf (patched src/afsd/afs.conf.linux) which in turn
Clearly /etc/init.d/openafs-client is not seeing AFS_CLIENT=true.
Just two of the many ways in which this might happen are if one of
/etc/openafs/afs.conf or /etc/init.d/openafs-client is somehow the
- unpatched /etc/openafs/afs.conf: you have a /etc/openafs/afs.conf which
does not source /etc/openafs/afs.conf.client so AFS_CLIENT does not get
- unpatched /etc/init.d/openafs-client: you have a 'is_on' sub that is
looking for 'on'/'off' rather than the Debian version which looks