[unclug] Anyone got an OpenAFS client running under kernel 2.6.x?
faheem at email.unc.edu
Mon Feb 21 16:43:12 EST 2005
On Mon, 21 Feb 2005, Andrew Perrin wrote:
> Thanks - I hadn't realized that. I was able to use the experimental
> version and set it up fine. HOWEVER, there's a bug in the version
> packaged there that is really fatal: under certain conditions the client
> simply silently "swallows" a file when there's a write error. That led
> to several files coming up zero size -- and therefore to data loss. I
> consider that a Bad Thing in a filesystem!
Interesting. If you can reproduce this, it should be worth reporting,
possibly upstream. It sounds like AFS on 2.6 is not yet ready for general
Thanks for the info.
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