[OpenAFS] ZFS rootdisk note
Fri, 25 Sep 2009 22:38:54 -0400
Jason Edgecombe wrote:
> Jeff Blaine wrote:
>> In case someone else runs into it...
>> Previously on test servers, I would simply mkdir /vicepa
>> and use it for a few volumes.
>> This (silently) will not work on a box with a ZFS rootdisk.
>> logs # vos create 192.168.1.240 /vicepa root.afs -cell foo -noauth
>> vos : partition /vicepa does not exist on the server
>> logs # vos partinfo 192.168.1.240 -noauth
>> logs #
>> You MUST 'zfs create -o mountpoint=/vicepa yourpool/vicepa'
> Did you run "touch /vicepa/AlwaysAttach" ?
No. I've never done that, but maybe it's been longer than
I think since the last time I've done this sort of thing.
> I doubt this is a ZFS thing. The fileserver process will no mount a
> /vicep?? folder unless it is a mount point (aka a different
> partition/filesystem) or the "AlwaysAttach" file is present in the vicep??
You're probably right. I'm too far along now to bother to
test that. Maybe next time.
> See the fileserver man page for more details: