Coda File System

Re: Error messages

From: Jan Harkes <>
Date: Thu, 30 Aug 2001 13:30:15 -0400
On Thu, Aug 30, 2001 at 03:15:26PM +0200, mandal wrote:
>        I have installed coda in Redhat 7.1 running on 2.4.4 kernel.
> Everything went fine and i started necessary programs and when i checked the
> log files i got following error messages.

> 14:41:16 Error in init of partition database:/vicepa: no resource database.
> Assertion failed: 0, file
> "/usr/src/redhat/BUILD/coda-5.3.15/coda-src/partition/ftreeifs.c", line 215

Hmm, that indicates that the FTREEDB file is missing. If this is a
totally new installation, and there are no volumes yet, simply do

    touch /vicepa/FTREEDB

Then restart the server.

> I have created /vicepa on hdb and mounted it. There is no file called
> ftreeifs.c in the above directory.When i tried to use the command
> createvol_rep coda.root E0000100 /vicepa i get the following error message

This will work once the /vicepa partition is recognised.

Received on 2001-08-30 13:30:31