[OpenAFS] Re: "group prefix doesn't match owner"

Adam Megacz adam@megacz.com
Sun, 02 May 2010 21:11:30 +0000

Markus Koeberl <markus.koeberl@tugraz.at> writes:
>>   $pts creategroup blah:booh
> Maybe what you want is to create a group blah.

No -- I actually want it to be called blah:booh.

Making sure group names always have a colon in them is important in
cells that have supergroups enabled; otherwise it's hard to tell what
the output of "pts mem" actually means (ie when you need to invoke "pts
mem" a second time to drill down into a nested group).

> When creating a group foo:bar as admin, I often find that I have to
> use the -owner parameter to see the owner to foo(something).

I see.  Is it official AFS policy that this usage is supported?


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