[OpenAFS] Help needed for receovery of data of inode fileserver (Solaris 10 x86)
Thu, 3 Apr 2008 11:22:52 -0400
On Thu, Apr 3, 2008 at 11:17 AM, Jeffrey Altman
> John Tang Boyland wrote:
> > ] There may be patches in 1.4.7-pre2 that might help.
> 04/03/2008 08:24:41 SALVAGING VOLUME 536870912.
> > 04/03/2008 08:24:41 Part of the header (Volume information) is corrupted
> > 04/03/2008 08:24:41 totalInodes 165
> > 04/03/2008 08:24:41 "Salvage volume group" core dumped!
> > Is there a way for the core files to be found? It seems
> > that bos/salvager deletes them? "ulimit" says "unlimited".
> > There's no core files in /usr/afs/logs, /tmp or /var/tmp
> There are two things you can try.
> 1. Force the salvager to run without forking by running it with "-parallel
> 1". That might get you a core file.
> 2. Run the salvager manually under gdb.
and if you do 2, you don't care: set it to follow forked children, and
then collect the core.