[OpenAFS] Re: Linux-VServer and openAFS

Sidney Cammeresi sac@cheesecake.org
Fri, 19 May 2006 08:26:33 -0500

On Fri, 19 May 2006 at 09.06.22 -0400, Derek Atkins wrote:
> "Einar S. Idsų" <esi@itk.ntnu.no> writes:
> > Has anyone - anyone at all - successfully managed to get openAFS to work
> > with a linux-vserver kernel?
> I've never heard of "linux vserver" until today..  A quick google
> search and it looks like it does something similar to Xen.  Honestly,
> I don't know if anyone has ever tried to make it work.  But I'm
> fairly sure that OpenAFS works on a Xen kernel (I don't remember if
> it works on the Xen host or Xen guest or both).

I don't think a vserver instance can load kernel modules, in which case,
you could run the server, but not the client.