[OpenAFS] Re: recover data from corrupted volume

Derrick Brashear shadow@gmail.com
Sat, 19 Jan 2013 11:02:17 -0500

On Fri, Jan 18, 2013 at 8:22 PM, Dimitris Z <dimitrisz@gmail.com> wrote:
> Thanks everyone for your replies.
> It looks like the rsync I did did not preserve ownership information.
> This may explain why the salvager cannot do a proper restoration of
> the volumes or why the volumes are not working. Is there a way to get
> around this? It does not really matter if they are salvaged with the
> correct owner, as long as they can be salvaged.

rsync again and sync back the ownership and mode data, if you still
have the originals,
and everything comes back. did you wipe the dying disk already?