[OpenAFS] openafs kernel module

Derrick Brashear shadow@gmail.com
Thu, 12 Feb 2009 15:32:43 -0500

On Fri, Jan 30, 2009 at 10:38 PM, David Miguel <davidmiguel@antunes.net> wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm trying to install openafs client on a fedora 9 computer.
> I installed the rpm's in the www.openafs.org site.
> However there is no suitable kmod rpm for my kernel, therefore I don't have
> openafs kernel module.
> So I built a kernel module from source, and I got a file named "libafs.ko".
> I then renamed this file to openafs.ko.
> But when I "insmod openafs.ko", lsmod shows libafs, and not openafs.
> I belive that is the cause of this error message:
> [root@afs openafs-1.5.56]# /etc/init.d/openafs-client start

1.5.56 isn't current; and do you really intend to run a development
version? if so, look at 1.5.57. if not, 1.4.8.
kmod-openafs-1.4.8- certainly exists.