Coda File System

Re: Amanda differences: 2.4.4p1 (installed) vs. 2.4.4-2 (compiled)

From: Jason A. Pattie <>
Date: Wed, 25 Feb 2004 12:19:39 -0600
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Jason A. Pattie wrote:
| Jason A. Pattie wrote:
| | I get "ERROR [Volume check for coda.root failed]" after running amcheck.
| And now I may know why.  In /usr/lib/amanda/calcsize.coda, I changed
| LOGFILE to /tmp/calcsize.coda-`date +%Y%m%d%H%M%S` and ran it as root.
| Seemed to work perfectly.  su - backup.  Ran it as the backup user
| (which is what Debian uses for Amanda).  The following error spit out:
| Wed Feb 25 12:08:38 CST 2004 -- sendsize coda.root started
| /usr/lib/amanda/calcsize.coda: line 1: volutil: command not found
| Apparently, backup cannot see the volutil command in its PATH.  I'm
| going to hardcode the location, since backup does not by default have
| its PATH set to /usr/sbin... etc., and try again.  I'm also wondering if
| the backup user has the correct permissions to be allowed to export
| data, etc. from coda volumes?

Well, getting a little closer, maybe?  Running calcsize.coda as backup,
I now get:

Wed Feb 25 12:15:59 CST 2004 -- sendsize coda.root started
V_BindToServer: binding to host <coda file server name>

And that's it.  Hmm.

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