[OpenAFS] vos syncserv and vos syncvldb
Sun, 23 Mar 2008 20:35:22 -0400
On Sun, Mar 23, 2008 at 1:58 PM, Christopher D. Clausen
> I was trying to help someone on #openafs yesterday with a hosed vldb due
> to an AFS server being initial setup on "localhost." Once we determined
> that was indeed the problem (which was not easy in and of itself) and
> corrected, attempts were made to fix the vldb by using vos syncvldb and
> vos syncserv. However, these did not seem to help and I had the user in
> question simply shutdown their AFS servers and manually delete the
> vldb.DB0 and vldb.DBSYS1. This worked, but I suspect this is not the
> correct way to solve the problem.
> Can someone provide the correct steps to make an incorrect (say
> "localhost") entry disappear from the vldb and vos listaddrs or at least
> say in what situations vos syncserv and vos syncvldb should be used?
- vos listaddr -noresolve (to make sure 'bad-addr' is indeed 127.0.0.1)
- vos changeaddr bad-addr new-addr'