Coda File System

Re: Coda won't start "rvm_init failed RVM_EIO"

From: Jan Harkes <>
Date: Mon, 28 Oct 2002 12:19:18 -0500
On Fri, Oct 25, 2002 at 05:12:46PM +1000, Timothy Kersten wrote:
> This is what i get from "/vice/srv/SrvLog". Have tried re-instaling and
> followed all instructions. It's driving me nuts!
> 17:09:14 Server etext 0x80bfdba, edata 0x80ec210
> 17:09:14 RvmType is Rvm
> 17:09:14 Main process doing a LWP_Init()
> 17:09:14 Main thread just did a RVM_SET_THREAD_DATA
> 17:09:14 Setting Rvm Truncate threshhold to 5.
> open_log failed.
> do_rvm_options failed
> 17:09:14 rvm_init failed RVM_EIO

Actually it is quite unusual that open_log fails. Are you sure rvm is
initialized correctly?

What are the rvm related settings in /etc/coda/server.conf?
Did you compile yourself? Perhaps the actual settings are stored in
/etc/coda by the setup scripts, but the server is looking for

A lot can be wrong at this point. Like Ivan said, strace output will
probably give some clues as to what actually is happening here.

Received on 2002-10-28 12:21:12