Coda File System

Re: can't create volume? Start client?

From: Jan Harkes <>
Date: Sun, 12 May 2002 12:03:49 -0400
On Sun, May 12, 2002 at 02:56:31PM +0000, Nic Ferrier wrote:
> Nic said:
> > > When I try to login I get an error: 
> > >  
> > >    Invalid login (RPC2_NOBINDING (F)). 
> Jan replied:
> > This is unrelated to venus not yet running, you also seem to be not 
> > running the auth2 daemon that handles authentication requests. And 
> > probably are also missing rpc2portmap, updateclnt and updatesrv. 
> >  
> > Try something like /etc/init.d/auth2.init start, and 
> > /etc/init.d/update.init start. 
> Thanks Jan. They were actually running, however, a restart did the
> trick.

I wonder why they didn't work until restarted. Oh well, they work now.

> However, when I do try to login now I get this message:
>    Local login only, could not contact venus

I'll just repeat my earlier answer here,

    On Sat, May 04, 2002 at 06:57:21PM -0400, Jan Harkes wrote:
    > Yup, venus-setup just sets vales in the configuration file. You need
    > to run 'venus' or use something like /etc/rc.d/init.d/venus.init start
    > or /etc/init.d/coda-client start to get the ball rolling.

> Are there any man pages?

There should be a coda-doc tarball and rpm, somewhere on the ftp. It
contains manpages for most commands (and even for a couple of commands
that don't exist anymore :)

Received on 2002-05-12 12:07:16