[OpenAFS] Re: Ubik problem

Andrew Deason adeason@sinenomine.net
Mon, 12 Apr 2010 09:03:54 -0500

On Mon, 12 Apr 2010 09:21:30 -0400
Jeffrey Altman <jaltman@secure-endpoints.com> wrote:

> On 4/12/2010 8:54 AM, Atro Tossavainen wrote:
> > Jeffrey, thanks for the superfast response.
> > 
> >> What version of OpenAFS?  What does the address report if you use
> >> the udebug from the sparc system to query the x86 system?  I believe
> >> this is just a reporting problem with udebug client that was fixed
> >> on master.

Yeah, 63fe055ecd13c93a3a6070a15a745ace2e420817, not on 1.4 yet. It's
just cosmetic.

> > The a.b.c.d becoming d.c.b.a seems to be just cosmetic, but there are
> > some other issues.  Out of and, the
> > lowest numbered host certainly isn't,
> actually it is because that server is reporting multiple addresses:
>   Server( )
> several of which are lower than   What are these other
> interface addresses are do you expect them to be used for ubik
> synchronization?

If you want the other db server to be the lowest host, you can restrict
the addresses advertised with NetInfo/NetRestrict. But if that doesn't
matter to you, there doesn't seem to be a problem. Are you seeing other
issues with the database itself?

Andrew Deason