[OpenAFS] Re: How to remove a bogus ( server entry for readonly volume?

Harald Barth haba@kth.se
Mon, 09 Dec 2013 19:47:37 +0100 (CET)

>> Not in the listaddrs list but will it go away from the volume location
>> list?
> I don't understand this sentence.

Is the deleted or replaced as a replication site location if
the server registers as when previously known as

> No, OpenAFS 1.6.5 detects 127/16; that is, 127.0.x.x. See src/rx/rx.h,
> rx_IsLoopbackAddr (in this specific case, called from GetServer in
> src/volser/vos.c). This is a kind of balance (or an argument
> compromise :) between trying to catch all loopback addresses an
> administrator is likely to accidentally specify, but allowing a range of
> 127/8 addresses if you actually do want to use loopback for testing or
> something.

Then something in the server startup should probably check the same range.