[OpenAFS] Setting up OpenAFS server on AIX
Derrick J Brashear
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"