Re: [Networker] Tru64 client: save loops on one filesystem

2005-04-07 11:07:49
Subject: Re: [Networker] Tru64 client: save loops on one filesystem
From: Stan Horwitz <stan AT TEMPLE DOT EDU>
Date: Thu, 7 Apr 2005 11:05:50 -0400
On Thu, 7 Apr 2005, Oscar Olsson wrote:

>We have a Tru64 client (V5.1 1885 alpha), and save starts looping
>instantly when saving that filesystem. It gets stuck in a read() loop,
>when doing a trace on the process. I have tried both 6.1.4 and 7.1.3 on
>the client, but both misbehave in the same way. This only occurs on one of
>the filesystems on the client. ls -lR on the filesystem works just fine.
>Anyone have a clue if this is a bug in something or what?

Take a look in that client's /nsr/logs/messages and /nsr/logs/daemon.log
file for information on this issue. I have seen the same thing happen when
someone created a recursive symbolic link and another time where there was
a directory path with some insanely large number of levels.

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