Xsan: Volumes may not mount at startup if no user logs in

Under some circumstances, Xsan volumes configured to mount automatically at startup may not mount until a user has logged in. Volumes mount correctly once a user logs in to the affected client.

As a workaround, you can disable external user accounts on internal volumes. Execute this Terminal command on the client:

sudo defaults write /Library/Preferences/ XAcctSearchInternalVolumes -bool false
Last Modified: May 12, 2014
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