[OpenAFS] Re: VMware and AFS

Andrew Deason adeason@sinenomine.net
Thu, 16 Sep 2010 11:09:32 -0400

On Thu, 16 Sep 2010 09:03:01 -0400
Steve Devine <sd@msu.edu> wrote:

> We are running an Ubuntu server "Ubuntu 8.04.4 LTS" with the OpenAFS  
> 1.4.11 client on a VM guest. This works great except over time the afs  
> client wedges the server - (Ram gets consumed).

Technically I have some clients in VMware guests, but it's not like
they're particularly loaded or anything. The VM becomes completely hung;
not even a panic message or anything on the console? If you can get
vmware to send it an alt-sysrq-t or alt-sysrq-w, does it not print

Can you run cmdebug from another machine, pointed to the server that's

Andrew Deason