[OpenAFS] Re: unix owner/group of files in AFS
Fri, 30 Mar 2007 14:48:20 -0400
On Friday, March 30, 2007 01:25:31 PM +0200 FB <email@example.com> wrote:
>> I'll bet you also haven't tried it with a fileserver down.
> Yes. Actually, my test cell has some fileservers and one of 3 db-servers
> down-by-default. The only impact is a short delay on bootup of the
> afs-client until ptdbnssd marked the db-server down.
> Did I mention, that the nss-plug is just a very small piece of software,
> talking to a local server process (ptdbnssd) which does the real
You did. I was talking about the case where you get shells or other
information from users' home directories, and one of the fileservers
housing user volumes is down, so you get to wait while it times out.
-- Jeffrey T. Hutzelman (N3NHS) <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sr. Research Systems Programmer
School of Computer Science - Research Computing Facility
Carnegie Mellon University - Pittsburgh, PA