Subject: Spongy mounts [was Re: No timeouts? NFS problem...]
To: Michael Graff <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Bert Driehuis <email@example.com>
Date: 08/16/1996 07:51:21
>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.
Whatever happened to spongy mounts? I think they disappeared in 4.4-lite. I
was always very fond of them: no (or very reduced) risk of losing data, but
the nice semantics when doing a df or find on a hung mount.
Bert Driehuis God, grant me the serenity to accept the things
firstname.lastname@example.org I can't change, courage to change the things I
can, and the wisdom to know the difference.