[OpenAFS-Doc] Re: [OpenAFS] Quick Start Guide updated for Kerberos v5
Wed, 28 Nov 2007 20:03:09 -0800
Jason Edgecombe <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> * about upgrading OS:
> **Should the namei fileserver be mentioned? Is namei the
> recommended way?
inode is still recommended for Solaris. namei is recommended in all other
cases, and generally is the only possible method.
> chapter 2:
> * getting started on solaris:
> ** it still mentions copying files from cd-rom (grep for "CD-ROM")
Yeah, this needs to get fixed throughout the manual, replaced with
instructions about how to start from the downloaded binary build or to
build from source.
> **only mentions solaris 7, it should mention 8, 9 &
> 10/opensolaris or just say 7 & later versions
> ** about fsck: does solaris use inode, namei or both? Is
> clarification needed?
Solaris can use either, so yes, clarification is needed. I'm fairly sure
you don't need the custom fsck if you use namei.
> "The entry for AFS server processes, called either *afs* or
> *afs//cell/*. No user logs in under this identity, but it is used to
> encrypt the server tickets that granted to AFS clients for presentation
> to server processes during mutual authentication."
> should that be "...that are granted to AFS clients..."?
The source for this is in DocBook in the OpenAFS CVS head, and patches are
Russ Allbery (email@example.com) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>