[OpenAFS] Setting up OpenAFS server on AIX

Derrick J Brashear shadow@dementia.org
Tue, 15 May 2007 12:36:07 -0400 (EDT)

On Tue, 15 May 2007, Karen L Eldredge wrote:

> When I attended the OpenAFS Workshop this year (version 7)I really wanted
> to talk with Tom Keiser about the
> particulars of setting up OpenAFS on  AIX 5.3, because I was told he was
> one that has experience with AIX.  Here
> are a few questions that come to mind and any help would be appreciated.

Tom's answers are probably better than mine, but:

> Is it best to compile your own code or to use the code on the website?

Is there a reason our builds will not work for you? If not, use them.

> If compiling your own code  is best what are the options that should be
> used when compiling?

If you don't like our builds, obviously it's because you want to pick your 
own (other) options, so I can't answer that :)

> We plan to use krb5.server which is shipped with the OS, and we thought we
> might setup legacy servers instead of
> using LDAP, or is it best to use LDAP?   We haven?t started setting this

define "legacy servers"