Coda File System

Re: coda_psdev_write: downcall, no SB

From: Jan Harkes <>
Date: Tue, 5 Dec 2000 14:24:41 -0500
On Tue, Dec 05, 2000 at 11:04:00AM -0700, Matt Peterson wrote:
> I often get a "coda_psdev_write: downcall, no SB" error message from
> venus.  What does this mean?  Sorry if this has already been answered on
> the list.

That message is not from venus, but from the kernel. It merely indicates
that some threads in the the userspace cachemanager are already taking
to the kernel before the mount of /coda has succeeded. The messages that
are being sent down are request from venus to purge stale information
from the kernel.

Received on 2000-12-05 14:24:51