[OpenAFS] Questions regarding a vos move
Wed, 04 Oct 2006 20:52:48 -0700
Madhusudan Singh <email@example.com> writes:
> To balance the load across partitions on our group AFS cell, I am
> thinking of moving some user volumes from /vicepa to /vicepb. I have a
> user.xyz.backup volume inside each user.xyz mounted at OldFiles. Will it
> be properly moved if I were to just move user.xyz ?
It will be deleted when you move a volume with vos move. It won't be
recreated until the next time vos backup or vos backupsys is run on that
> Second, the syntax for vos move :
> vos move -id <volume name or ID> -fromserver <machine name on source>
> -frompartition <partition name on source>
> -toserver <machine name on destination>
> -topartition <partition name on destination>
> [-cell <cell name>] [-noauth] [-localauth] [-verbose] [-help]
> a) Does one have to specify -fromserver if the move is from one
> partition to another on the same server ?
> b) Does one specify the actual partition name (/dev/sda11) or the
> corresponding mountpoint (/vicepb) ?
All partition arguments in AFS take the vicep? names.
Russ Allbery (firstname.lastname@example.org) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>