[OpenAFS] TSM and AFS

Russ Allbery rra@stanford.edu
Tue, 27 Sep 2005 18:21:35 -0700

Timothy G Flynn <tgflynn@stny.rr.com> writes:

>  Are you using TSM as a backend for the AFS backup system or
> are you using the normal TSM client to backup filesystems under /afs ?

Using the normal TSM client.

>  Since you mention per-file backups I assumed you were doing the later.
> But if that is the case why do you need any special support from TSM ?
> Wouldn't /afs look like any other filesystem to the TSM client (assuming
> the client process is running with an AFS token) ?

Saving AFS ACLs and mount points is a requirement for us.

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