[OpenAFS] Removing sysid files

Christopher D. Clausen cclausen@acm.org
Thu, 14 Dec 2006 14:05:34 -0600

Ken Aaker <kenaaker@silverbacksystems.com> wrote:
> I see that IP addresses are recorded in the sysid file, is that a
> possible source for a duplicate IP? I can't find any other traces,
> and I may have mistakenly copied a sysid file to the last server I
> set up.

You should be able to safely shutdown afs and then delete the sysid 
files one at a time and restart all afs processes.  That should clear up 
your error.  Having servers with the sane sysid could potentially cause 

Also, check the various AFS log files for other clues as to what might 
be going on.