[OpenAFS] Re: Problem restoring from bacukup

Derrick Brashear shadow@gmail.com
Mon, 26 Nov 2012 11:59:40 -0500

On Mon, Nov 26, 2012 at 11:51 AM, Andrew Deason <adeason@sinenomine.net> wrote:
> On Wed, 21 Nov 2012 11:13:28 -0600
> Andrew Deason <adeason@sinenomine.net> wrote:
>> If you want a workaround/fix without changing code, you can try
>> switching the fileserver to DAFS. If this already is DAFS, then please
>> say so because some of the stuff I just said is wrong :)
> From off-list communication, this did indeed work around the issue.

The "right answer" is probably to revert that behavior for non-DAFS;
for DAFS istr the issue was you ended up with a loop where the volume
would simply never come online, but would be salvaged forever.