[OpenAFS] Rebuild vldb?

Jerry Normandin Jerry.Normandin@dafca.com
Sat, 8 Dec 2007 11:51:23 -0800

Actuall.. vos examine completes, but it takes a very long time, like 2
[root@eng02 home]# time vos examine home.nicole_stephens
home.nicole_stephens              536871056 RW    7431067 K  On-line
    eng03.dafca.local /vicepa
    RWrite  536871056 ROnly  536871057 Backup          0
    MaxQuota   20971520 K
    Creation    Sun Jul 29 01:01:28 2007
    Copy        Sat Oct  7 05:13:49 2006
    Backup      Never
    Last Update Thu Dec  6 16:51:27 2007
    50809 accesses in the past day (i.e., vnode references)

    RWrite: 536871056     ROnly: 536871057
    number of sites -> 2
       server execlaptop01.dafca.com partition /vicepa RO Site
       server eng03.dafca.local partition /vicepa RW Site

real    1m45.185s
user    0m0.000s
sys     0m0.030s

Should I change the order of hosts in CellServDB?

-----Original Message-----
From: Hartmut Reuter [mailto:reuter@rzg.mpg.de]=20
Sent: Saturday, December 08, 2007 1:44 PM
To: Jerry Normandin
Cc: OpenAFS-info@openafs.org
Subject: Re: [OpenAFS] Rebuild vldb?

Jerry Normandin wrote:
> Hi
> My directories in /afs/dafca.com/home
> Are giving me a connection timed out for accessing most of them.
> this happened access to vldb through vos was slowing down.  Will a
> fix this or any ideas?
"connection timed out" looks like one of your fileservers could be down.

If the volume wouldn't be in the vldb you would get "no such device".=20
Only then a sync between filserver and vldb can help.

If you do "vos listvldb <volume name>" does it give the correct answer?

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