[OpenAFS] Re: backup dump suddenly started failing - (failed - partially dumped, possible communication error)

Andrew Deason adeason@sinenomine.net
Sat, 9 Jan 2010 10:25:00 -0500

On Sat, 09 Jan 2010 00:31:04 +0100
Bastian <dea1306@melvex.xs4all.nl> wrote:

> But I will try and see if these patches solve the problem. Am I right
> to assume that they (only) need to be applied on the file server with
> these volumes (not on the db servers or the tape coordinator)?

This affects RX, so potentially affects pretty much anything in OpenAFS.
The parts involved with 'vos dump' are the 'volserver' and 'vos'
binaries, so you'd want to replace at least those. (If I recall
correctly, 'vos' may be the only thing you need to change, but I'm not
100% sure about that.)

Since you're using debian packages, I'd just add the new patches, and
build and install new .debs; you don't need to mess with the individual

Andrew Deason