[OpenAFS] "stillborn client" in src/viced/host.c
Tue, 17 Oct 2006 17:50:47 -0400
On Tuesday, October 17, 2006 05:29:27 PM -0400 Jeffrey Altman
> It means that the file server received two requests from the same
> client at about the same time and two different threads are processing
> the two requests and each one creates a 'client' object. However,
> only one of the 'client' objects is allowed to exist for a given
> client. Therefore, one of them is discarded as "stillborn".
> This has nothing to do with mixing Transarc and OpenAFS.
It also doesn't indicate anything is wrong - it simply provides additional
information that may be useful to the developers if we ever need to track
down a problem relating to client tracking.
-- Jeffrey T. Hutzelman (N3NHS) <email@example.com>
Sr. Research Systems Programmer
School of Computer Science - Research Computing Facility
Carnegie Mellon University - Pittsburgh, PA