Subject: Re: No timeouts? NFS problem...
To: Peter Seebach <email@example.com>
From: Michael Graff <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 08/12/1996 23:35:09
Peter Seebach <email@example.com> writes:
> Shouldn't nfs filesystems time out and get errors after some amount of time?
I don't think most NFS implementations ever do this. I had 100k of
"nfs server squished down; still trying" on my old Ultrix box.
If you have soft mounts it will.
-s A soft mount, which implies that file system calls will fail af-
ter Retry round trip timeout intervals.