Subject: Re: NFS woes (was Re: More stuck in D state woes)
To: Eric Volpe <>
From: Rick Kelly <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/08/1996 21:08:33
Eric Volpe said:

>This has been happening to us really badly too. 
>We have also been having the problem that if a -current machine that's
>serving NFS goes down and then comes back up, many if not all of the
>machines which were mounting it's filesystems will no longer be able to
>access those filesystems, but will just hang when trying to do so. This
>happens with downtimes as short as a couple of minutes.I htought NFS was
>supposed to be stateless? 

This is exactly what Solaris 2.x does.

Rick Kelly