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18This guide shows you how to install a openafs server and client on gentoo linux 18This guide shows you how to install a openafs server and client on gentoo linux
19</abstract> 19</abstract>
20 20
21<license/> 21<license/>
22 22
23<version>0.3</version> 23<version>0.4</version>
24<date>September 30, 2003</date> 24<date>November 7, 2003</date>
25 25
26<chapter> 26<chapter>
27 <title>Overview</title> 27 <title>Overview</title>
28 <section> 28 <section>
29 <title>About this Document</title> 29 <title>About this Document</title>
66 hosts that use the same Internet domain name (like for example gentoo.org) 66 hosts that use the same Internet domain name (like for example gentoo.org)
67 Users log into AFS client workstations which request information and files 67 Users log into AFS client workstations which request information and files
68 from the cell's servers on behalf of the users. Users won't know on which server 68 from the cell's servers on behalf of the users. Users won't know on which server
69 a file which they are accessing, is located. They even won't notice if a server 69 a file which they are accessing, is located. They even won't notice if a server
70 will be located to another room, since every volume can be replicated and moved 70 will be located to another room, since every volume can be replicated and moved
71 to another server without user an user noticing. The files are always accessable. 71 to another server without any user noticing. The files are always accessable.
72 Well it's like NFS on steroids :) 72 Well it's like NFS on steroids :)
73 </p> 73 </p>
74 </body> 74 </body>
75 </section> 75 </section>
76 <section> 76 <section>
126<title>Client Installation</title> 126<title>Client Installation</title>
127 <section> 127 <section>
128 <title>Preliminary Work</title> 128 <title>Preliminary Work</title>
129 <body> 129 <body>
130 <note> 130 <note>
131 All commands should be written in on line !! In this document they are 131 All commands should be written in one line !! In this document they are
132 sometimes wrapped to two lines to make them easier to read. 132 sometimes wrapped to two lines to make them easier to read.
133 </note> 133 </note>
134 <note> 134 <note>
135 Unfortunately the AFS Client needs a ext2 partiton for it's cache to run 135 Unfortunately the AFS Client needs a ext2 partiton for it's cache to run
136 correctly, because there are some locking issues with reiserfs. You need to 136 correctly, because there are some locking issues with reiserfs. You need to
137 create a ext2 partition of approx. 200MB (more won't hurt) and mount it to 137 create a ext2 partition of approx. 200MB (more won't hurt) and mount it to
138 <path>/usr/vice/cache</path> 138 <path>/usr/vice/cache</path>
139 </note> 139 </note>
140 <p> 140 <p>
141 You should adjust the two files CellServDB ans ThisCell before you build the 141 You should adjust the two files CellServDB and ThisCell before you build the
142 afs client. (These files are in <path>/usr/portage/sys-fs/openafs/files</path>) 142 afs client. (These files are in <path>/usr/portage/net-fs/openafs/files</path>)
143 </p> 143 </p>
144 <pre> 144 <pre>
145 CellServDB: 145 CellServDB:
146 >netlabs #Cell name 146 >netlabs #Cell name
147 10.0.0.1 #storage 147 10.0.0.1 #storage
159 </section> 159 </section>
160 <section> 160 <section>
161 <title>Building the Client</title> 161 <title>Building the Client</title>
162 <body> 162 <body>
163<pre> 163<pre>
164# <i>emerge sys-fs/openafs</i> 164# <i>emerge net-fs/openafs</i>
165</pre> 165</pre>
166 <p> 166 <p>
167 After successful compilation you're ready to go. 167 After successful compilation you're ready to go.
168 </p> 168 </p>
169 </body> 169 </body>
194 <p> 194 <p>
195 The following command will install all necessary binaries for setting up a AFS Server 195 The following command will install all necessary binaries for setting up a AFS Server
196 <i>and</i> Client 196 <i>and</i> Client
197 </p> 197 </p>
198<pre> 198<pre>
199# <i>emerge sys-fs/openafs</i> 199# <i>emerge net-fs/openafs</i>
200</pre> 200</pre>
201 </body> 201 </body>
202 </section> 202 </section>
203 <section> 203 <section>
204 <title>Starting AFS Server</title> 204 <title>Starting AFS Server</title>

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