[OpenAFS] Fileserver preferences and retired fileservers
Tue, 27 Sep 2005 15:46:53 -0400
On Thursday, September 22, 2005 06:53:32 PM -0600 Dexter 'Kim' Kimball
> What are the constraints on this behavior:
> -- How often does the client ask?
Every five minutes, if the server is not responding.
> -- When does the client finally quit?
> -- If a fileserver is retired and will never be run again at an IP address
> specified by "fs setserverprefs," when does the client decide that the
> fileserver no longer exists?
If you don't want your client to ping fileservers that no longer exist,
then stop seeding preferences for those servers.
-- Jeffrey T. Hutzelman (N3NHS) <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sr. Research Systems Programmer
School of Computer Science - Research Computing Facility
Carnegie Mellon University - Pittsburgh, PA