[OpenAFS] FAM and OpenAFS

Russ Allbery rra@stanford.edu
Tue, 21 Feb 2006 13:23:15 -0800

Juha J=E4ykk=E4 <juolja@utu.fi> writes:

> Has anybody tried to use KDE's/Gnome's fam(d) with OpenAFS client?

Use gamin instead.  famd runs outside of the authentication space of the
clients that use it and therefore will produce very strange results, such
as file managers being unable to see files that users actually have access
to.  (Not to mention that it doesn't seem horribly stable.)

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