[OpenAFS] Automatic move of volumes

Steven Jenkins steven.jenkins@gmail.com
Wed, 24 Oct 2007 11:48:06 -0400

On 10/24/07, Brandon S. Allbery KF8NH <allbery@ece.cmu.edu> wrote:
> On Oct 24, 2007, at 10:15 , Steven Jenkins wrote:
> > - the RO handling is not good -- what happens if the _only_ RO is on
> > the old server and the remsite happens?  Clients with existing
> remsite is irrelevant:  it just informs the vlserver of where an R/O
> replica will be stored in the future, it has no impact whatsoever on
> what R/Os (if any) exist *now*.
> --

remsite is _very_ relevant for clients that don't already know about
the RO that has been remsite'd -- when they ask the vlserver for the
volume, the vlserver will tell them that only the RW exists.