Disk Space - AFS - Technical Notes

Install AFS on a Single Server

Product
AFS
Platform
7.11
Operating System
Debian
Category
Technical Notes
Language
English
Target Audience
public

AFSv7 is compatible with SCSI (Small Computer System Interface) and SAN (Storage Area Network) storage.

NAS (Network-Attached Storage) should be avoided.

AFS largest files can be found in the following directories:

Server

Directory

Minimum recommended size

Indexing (AIF)

/usr/local/afs7/PaF

50 GB

Reply (AFS)

/usr/local/afs7/reply

50 GB

Back Office/Update Manager

/usr/local/afs7/bo-ac

50 GB

It is necessary to provide for each of these directories a partition with sufficient storage capacity.

This table shows the minimum recommended size, but it can be increased according to customer requirements.