[OpenAFS] Re: figuring out why a volume is "busy"

Derrick J Brashear shadow@dementia.org
Sun, 23 Jul 2006 17:19:50 -0400 (EDT)

On Sun, 23 Jul 2006, Adam Megacz wrote:

> Derrick J Brashear <shadow@dementia.org> writes:
>>> $ vos dump root.goliath.work -file root.goliath.work.dump -cell megacz.com
>>>  Could not start transaction on the volume 536870950 to be dumped
>>>    VOLSER: volume is busy
>>>  VOLSER: volume is busy
>> vos status is your fiend.
> Hey thanks.  If I see a transaction, and I know that transaction was a
> "vos dump" whose pid has been killed on the host that was running it,
> how do I convince the volserver that the transaction has been aborted?

Wait 10 minutes
or kill it by pid if nothing's active