[OpenAFS] Re: "afs: Lost contact with file server" on the same machine?
Mon, 15 Jun 2009 12:54:36 -0700
Andrew Deason <email@example.com> writes:
> No, there's no log message that indicates that this is happening;
> but having logs for this would somewhat defeat the purpose of the
> throttling. If you're triggering the throttling behavior, logging it
> would almost certainly really slow down the fileserver.
Presumably the fileserver would only log this message at most once per
client IP per hour or something like that.
> The least disruptive way to see if it's happening is probably
> correlating kernel error messages with the problem, as Russ mentioned
I don't think he ever explained what server-side event he was
correlating the client-side kernel messages with.
> Although, if it's tolerable, it may be easiest to just disable
> throttling by passing "-abortthreshold 0" to the fileserver, and see if
> the problem goes away.
THANK YOU. That's the sort of solution I was looking for. We will
implement this immediately.