[OpenAFS] AFS client suddenly extremely slow

Christopher D. Clausen cclausen@acm.org
Wed, 25 Oct 2006 15:58:12 -0500

Bastian <dea1306@melvex.xs4all.nl> wrote:
> I have a very strange performance issue. One of my afs clients is
> extremely slow when copying files from and to afs (<100 KB/sec).
> It know it hasn't been slow from the beginnning.

What afsd options are you using?  And are you copying files that are 
larger than your local AFS cache?

Is it a hardware problem?  Can you swap a known good NIC with one from 
another machine?  Or try different switch ports?

> More info:
> clients: Ubuntu 6.06, OpenAFS 1.4.1-2
> servers: Debian 3.1, OpenAFS 1.3.81

Well, I'd recomend that you upgrade your server to newer AFS packages. 
If you don't want to roll your own, you can grab mine from:

Christopher D. Clausen