[OpenAFS] Re: Safe to use 1.6.0-client with 1.4.8-server?

Andrew Deason adeason@sinenomine.net
Tue, 6 Sep 2011 11:23:11 -0500

On Tue, 06 Sep 2011 18:09:40 +0200
Antje Bendrich <bendrich@dfn-cert.de> wrote:

> Hi,
> are there any pitfalls/dangers/painful deaths/data corruption to
> expect in using the new 1.6.0 client to access a server that still
> runs on 1.4.8 (both Opensuse Linux)? I'm planning to update the server
> soon, but won't get around to it as early as the clients...

No more so than with other clients. 1.4.8 of course has known issues,
but I don't think anything in 1.6.0 would make anything worse.

Andrew Deason