[OpenAFS] Evaluating OpenAFS
Tue, 17 May 2011 14:56:54 -0700
Hugo Monteiro <email@example.com> writes:
> On 05/17/2011 08:49 PM, Russ Allbery wrote:
>> Stephan Wiesand<firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>>> Ok, I concur. Could someone confirm that this bug is not present in
>>> 1.6.0preX where X < 5 ?
>> That's correct. It was introduced in pre5.
> Hrm.. just to make sure i'm not about to open a can of worms.. That bug
> is a server side bug, correct? I'm asking because we are about to deploy
> openafs client > pre5, while using 1.4.12 server shipped with debian
No, it's a client bug. You don't want to use pre5 on Linux as a client,
since it can't correctly retrieve files larger than your chunk size. The
current 1.6 branch in the Git repository is fine, I believe, as is pre5
with the patch mentioned earlier, or the current Debian unstable packages.
Russ Allbery (email@example.com) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>