[OpenAFS] Client hangs
Wed, 2 Apr 2008 17:00:50 -0400
What DNS and DFS queries should be happening?
Does the AFS client and redirector produce any logging and if so where
can I find it?
David Sonenberg, CISSP
Director, Information Technology
Stroz Friedberg, LLC
32 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10013
> From: Jeffrey Altman [mailto:email@example.com]=20
> Sent: Wednesday, April 02, 2008 4:54 PM
> To: David Sonenberg
> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: [OpenAFS] Client hangs
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> David Sonenberg wrote:
> > We are currently in the process of migrating from a Samba domain to
> > native Active Directory. Yesterday we switched the DNS and DHCP
> over to
> > the AD server. A handful of users' clients hang for 30-90 seconds
> > they browse the folder structure. This is only happening to a
> > of users some of which are on logged into the new AD, and some are
> > logged into the old domain. When they log on as a local user the
> > problem goes away. It appears to be a problem with the profiles,
> but I
> > can't figure out what. Any ideas?
> Not from that description. You will have to identify which component
> your system is experiencing the hang.
> Is it the DNS lookups that are failing?
> Are there outstanding Dfs queries that are not being resolved?
> Are the queries making it to the AFS client and the AFS client is
> difficulty or is it the SMB redirector client that is confused?
> SysInternals Process Monitor and Wireshark are your friends.
> * Jeffrey Eric Altman <email@example.com>
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