Coda File System

Re: Error message on boot

From: LEE, Yui-wah (Clement) <>
Date: Tue, 21 Mar 2000 17:00:42 +0800 (CST)
On Mon, 20 Mar 2000, Jan Harkes wrote:

> On Mon, Mar 20, 2000 at 05:13:06PM -0500, Vic Kass wrote:
> > I have just installed coda on two Redhat 6.1 systems. Both
> > are running the 2.2.14 kernel.  When both systems boot up,
> > the following message is displayed:
> > 
> >     kernel: coda_psdev_write: downcall, no SB!
> That's not a problem, the client is just very eager to make sure the
> kernel doesn't have bad state cached and starts chattering before the
> mount has completed.

The "no SB!" message has confused many people that I suggest may be we
should do something to eliminate it (or rephase the message to make it
less alarming).  Maybe we should put this to the todo list?

-- Clement
Received on 2000-03-21 04:03:25