Coda File System

Re: Problems with Installation of Coda on Linux (RH5.2)

From: Peter J. Braam <>
Date: Sat, 27 Mar 1999 17:27:04 -0500

It looks like you still don't have a root volume.

Your volume should be listed in the /vice/vol/VRList file on the server,
and in the /vice/vol/VolumeList with a ".0" appended to the name.

What errors did you get upon creating the volume the first time around?
There shouldn't be any you see.  BTW, is the
best help place.  You can browse other's questions too (see

- Peter -

----- Original Message -----
From: Andreas Barth <>
To: <>
Sent: Saturday, March 27, 1999 7:45 AM
Subject: Problems with Installation of Coda on Linux (RH5.2)

: Hi,
: I have problems with installing coda on a RH5.2-based Linux box. I
: the rpms.
: After sucessful creation of a root volume (didn't succeed first, but
: it with trial and error) I can't mount it.
: On the server I get:
: VLDB_Lookup: no more records in VLDB
: And on the client:
: GetRootVolume: can't get volinfo for root volume (coda-test)!
: Any hints what to do?
: Andi
: PS: Is there a mailing list or newsgroup for coda? I didn't find
: except the university-internal groups that I can't access.
Received on 1999-03-27 17:25:10