[OpenAFS] Linked cells CellServDB syntax ?
Mon, 12 Aug 2013 18:23:04 -0400 (EDT)
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I didn't realize the unix client didn't allow bidirectional linkage (docs
for linked cells are hard to find).
Anyway, I have gotten this to work now but I had to use the reverse order
that you suggested.
>newcell oldcell #name
Otherwise I still got the original error 2.
On Mon, 12 Aug 2013, Derrick Brashear wrote:
> the unix client will not allow bidirectional linkage, and you must name the cell being linked to before the
> cell linking to it, in order, in the CSDB.
> oldcell #whatever
> newcell oldcell #whatever.
> On Mon, Aug 12, 2013 at 5:45 PM, <email@example.com> wrote:
> Any known bugs in the parsing of CellServDB syntax for linked cells? I ask because I seem to be
> experiencing one and am trying to determine if it's a known problem or PEBKAC (problem existing
> between keyboard and chair).
> I'm trying linked cells as per the docs I found at
> <http://docs.openafs.org/ReleaseNotesWindows/Linked_Cells.html>. Upon starting the client, I get
> the following messages.
> Starting AFS services: openafs afsd.
> Adding cell 'oldcell.unc.edu': error 2
> Adding cell 'newcell.unc.edu': error 2
> afsd: All AFS daemons started.
> Client is "Linux tasty 3.2.0-51-generic #77-Ubuntu SMP Wed Jul 24 20:18:19 UTC 2013 x86_64
> x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux"
> Openafs version is 1.6.1+ubuntu0.2 -- just 'cuz that's the newest in the repo.
> Here's the syntax I've tried:
> newcell.unc.edu oldcell.unc.edu #New Cell
> 18.104.22.168 #afsdb1.newcell.unc.edu
> 22.214.171.124 #afsdb2.newcell.unc.edu
> 126.96.36.199 #afsdb3.newcell.unc.edu
> oldcell.unc.edu newcell.unc.edu #Old Cell
> 188.8.131.52 #db1.oldcell.unc.edu
> 184.108.40.206 #db1.oldcell.unc.edu
> 220.127.116.11 #db1.oldcell.unc.edu
> Interestingly, I can configure linked cells correctly via "fs newcell -linkedcell". So, is this
> something obvious I'm doing wrong or should I open a bug report?
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