[oclug] NFS and kernel 2.4.3
bart at nexus.carleton.ca
Mon Apr 9 21:33:13 EDT 2001
Another word of caution. If you are running 2.4.x and reiserfs do not
export your reiserfs partitions with nfs. There are some races here and
may cause your directories and files to vanish. I have been told that if
this happens you need only run fsck.
On Mon, 9 Apr 2001, Seung-woo Nam wrote:
> If you are running RedHat and you just downloaded and compiled kernel
> 2.4.3 then you might want to install nfs-utils rpm package from rawhide.
> Seung-woo Nam
> "David F. Skoll" wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I'm trying to set up a box running Linux 2.4.3 as an NFS server. Mountd
> > starts fine, but when rpc.nfsd tries to start, it hangs. I get these
> > log messages:
> > Apr 9 11:10:13 shishi kernel: portmap: server localhost not responding, timed out
> > Does anyone have any idea what could be causing this? I'm not firewalling
> > anything on this host.
> > Regards,
> > David.
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