[OpenAFS] Re: Max number of files in a volume

Andrew Deason adeason@sinenomine.net
Mon, 26 Apr 2010 09:46:45 -0500

On Mon, 26 Apr 2010 10:14:01 -0400
Rich Sudlow <rich@nd.edu> wrote:

> I'm having problems with a volume going off-line and not
> coming back with Salvage - what is the maximum number
> of files per volume? I believe the volume in question
> has over 20 million.

You'd need over 2 billion to saturate the vnode namespace (maybe 1
billion to get something confused about negative vnodes if that's

What does the salvager say when you try to salvage?

Andrew Deason