[OpenAFS] strange errors when using a iso file mounted as a loop
device, if the iso file is located in AFS
Thu, 13 Jul 2017 13:42:23 +0200
> On 13. Jul 2017, at 12:54, Giovanni Bracco <firstname.lastname@example.org> =
> The error is related to accessing archive files that are contained in =
image ISO files that are physically located in AFS.
> The typical and repeated error is:
> Errors extracting '/mnt/iso2/common/LINX64.GZ'
> '"/opt/ansys_inc/extract.sh"' terminated after 1 attempts with the =
> Unknown error
> Exit Code: 2
> tar: This does not look like a tar archive
> The ISO is mounted locally to the server with
> mount -o loop -t iso9660 file_in_afs.iso /mnt/iso2
> When the iso file is moved on the server local file-system the error =
> The client:
> AFS version: OpenAFS 1.6.7 built 2014-04-05
> CentOS 6.7 kernel 2.6.32-358.23.2.el6.x86_64
> Any suggestion?
Obviously, try a recent client - 1.6.7 is rather ancient.
And what's the fileserver version?
What are the sizes of the image and the client cache (and which cache =
type are you using)?
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