[OpenAFS] listing the obstacles to multiple fileservers on one machine
Thu, 05 Jan 2006 18:30:17 -0800
> Derrick J Brashear <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> You could modify the code for the server processes to support -rxbind.
>> Other people have covered why it's not necessarily what you want, and
>> you aren't likely to find a "cheap" way to serve multiple cells from a
>> single machine.
Actually, now I'm curious. I'm reading about OpenVZ (single-kernel
solution) and UML/Xen (multikernel).
What are the problems with running multiple servers, assuming I
compiled multiple copies of OpenAFS (with different --prefix=
configure arguments) and somehow managed to get each one to think that
the machine only had one network interface (and each copy saw a
I wouldn't be trying to run the OpenAFS client on such a machine.
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