Problems with upgrading to Solaris 7 & AFS 3.5 Patch 5 on database servers...

John W. Sopko Jr.
Mon, 19 Mar 2001 08:25:50 -0500

I ran into the same problem when upgrading to AFS 3.6 patch 1
,Base 2.5, on olaris 7 from AFS AFS 3.6 Base 2.3. Are fix
was to run run the Base 2.3 kaserver. We are running fine with
all Base 2.5 binaries and the 2.3 kaserver.

James Prater wrote:
> Hi everyone,
>     Today I am attempting to migrate my AFS database servers from
> Solaris 2.5.1 running AFS 3.4 5.74 to AFS 3.6 patch 1. All of my
> fileservers have been running AFS 3.5 3.52 for some time now without
> problems.
>     Although, I can klog and pts ex and kas ex after the upgrade, all of
> the kerberos dependent code ('ssh', 'sudo', and 'ktelnet') no longer
> function with kerberisation. 'ssh -v <destination hostname> shows the
> following error: '<initiating hostname>:Kerberos V4 krb_mk_req failed:
> Service expired (kerberos)'. I have verified the CellServDB, KeyFile,
> ThisCell, UserList, and License files, as well as added an /etc/ksrvtab
> and /etc/krb.conf and /etc/krb.realms file.
>     Has anyone else encountered a similar problem? We are very dependent
> on ssh and kerberos in our cell, and I would be severely disappointed to
> downgrade again to have another troublesome upgrade encounter.
> Thanks for any assistance,
>         Jim Prater

John W. Sopko Jr.               University of North Carolina
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