[OpenAFS] 1.4.7pre3 client success on EL4&5 - and a question

Stephan Wiesand Stephan.Wiesand@desy.de
Fri, 18 Apr 2008 17:21:27 +0200 (CEST)

On Fri, 11 Apr 2008, Jeffrey Altman wrote:

> Jeffrey Altman wrote:
>> Stephan Wiesand wrote:
>>> There seems to be an ABI incompatibility somewhere: Our build of the AFS 
>>> Perl module on this platform seems unable to use my token 
>>> ("vsu_ClientInit: Could not get afs tokens, running unauthenticated.").
>>> The module was built against OpenAFS-1.2.13 in May 2006, but up to and 
>>> including 1.4.6 it was still working fine with 1.4.x clients. Maybe that 
>>> was by chance only?
>> What API is the Perl module calling to obtain tokens?
> The correct question.  What API is the Perl Module calling when that error is 
> produced?

Is this an answer?

% strace  perl -e 'use AFS::VLDB; AFS::VLDB->new'
afs_syscall(0x14, 0, 0x400c5608, 0xbfffcf20, 0) = -1 ENOSYS (Function not implemented)
write(2, "vsu_ClientInit: Could not get af"..., 67vsu_ClientInit: Could not get afs tokens, running unauthenticated.) = 67

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