[OpenAFS] [openafs]Cannot Access, Copy, or Save File

Jason Edgecombe jason@rampaginggeek.com
Sun, 29 Nov 2009 09:07:59 -0500

thankzhujiao wrote:
> Hello,
> I have had openafs(1.5.66)for windows installed in my lab. The AFS server was installed on a windows 2003 with Active Directory as kerberos server.The AFS client was installed on a windows xp sp2 together with MIT kerberos client.
> I have gotten tokens successfully.I have created global AFS drive mapping "F:\afs".My AFS cell name is bnu402.com. when i tryed  to access f:\bnu402.com,there would be a warning.The warning showed that i have no right to access.But my username belongs to AFS CLIENT ADMIN group.I don't know how to fix the problem.
> Any ideas?
> Thanks a lot!

Please do not run an AFS server on windows. It is not supported. AFS 
servers are supported on most Unix platforms including Linux, Solaris, 
Mac OS X and many others. Please use one of those OS's for your afs server.

Quoted from Jeffrey Altman 

	AFS Servers on Windows are not supported.    They can be made to work
	but they are not reliable and will result in data loss.