Coda File System

Re: Replication

From: Gareth Bult <gareth_at_gbhome.ftech.co.uk>
Date: Wed, 23 Sep 1998 17:45:20 +0100
Peter J. Braam wrote:

> You need to define a volume storage group with the two servers in it.
>
> Then run createvol_rep with that volume storage group.  On each of the
> replication servers you will find an entry in /vice/vol/VolumeList which
> shows the volumeid and name local to that server, eg. if the repplicated
> volume is named repv then replicas will be named repv.0 and repv.1.
>

Sounds good, however I have no repv.* files ..

Any idea where I go from here....

(I've followed the instructions best I can, everything seems fine... cept it
don't prop....)

Gareth.


> With the client you can also see where your volume is, using
> cfs whereis "path"
>
> - Peter -
>
> On Wed, 23 Sep 1998, Image - Odinn Sorensen wrote:
>
> > Hello all.
> >
> > Using version 4.6.5.
> >
> > I am trying to setup a couple of servers with Coda replication. One of them
> > is the SCM. Coda client is running nicely on both. The root volume and a
> > test volume are created with createvol_rep per instructions in the manual
> > and as gleaned from this list.
> >
> > I'm not sure that I have replication working yet, because when I "df", the
> > Used value for /vicepa on the non-SCM server is unchanged when I copy files
> > into /coda or my /coda/testvolume. It doesn't matter which server I copy
> > from.
> >
> > How can I check that replication is actually occurring?
> >
> > --
> > Med venlig hilsen / Best Regards
> >   Odinn Sørensen (System analyse og programmering) / Image Scandinavia A/S
> >   Peter Bangs Vej 26, 2000 Frederiksberg, Denmark
> >   Tlf. (+45) 38 14 70 00 - Fax (+45) 38 14 70 07
> >
Received on 1998-09-23 12:48:33