[OpenAFS] Re: Replication problem
Thu, 7 Jul 2011 12:33:37 -0500
On Thu, 07 Jul 2011 19:27:47 +0200
Jaap Winius <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Hi folks,
> Two of my volumes are refusing to replicate. "vos examine" shows that
> some replicas are flagged as "Old release", but when I try a "vos
> release", even with the "-force" option they won't replicate.
Explain "won't replicate"; what does "vos release" say when you try?
> I did see this in the VolserLog:
> trans 3 on volume 536870967 is older than 300 seconds
> trans 3 on volume 536870967 is older than 330 seconds
> trans 3 on volume 536870967 is older than 360 seconds
> trans 3 on volume 536870967 is older than 390 seconds
> That's a RO replica. These errors would start after five minutes.
> There are firewalls between my AFS servers, but I see no evidence that
> any packets were dropped during my replication attempts.
Those aren't errors; it's just telling you that a transaction is taking
a while. If you run "vos status <server>", it will show you what
transactions are active, and it will tell you the number of packets
sent/received for the transaction, so you can see if progress is being