Subject: Re: problems with recursive removal of hierarchy that's loopback mounted from NFS
To: Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
From: Bob Nestor <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/29/2000 16:59:57
Manuel Bouyer wrote:
>On Mon, May 29, 2000 at 10:30:26AM -0500, Bob Nestor wrote:
>> I don't know if it's related, but I'm seeing some funny stuff with NFS
>> mounted filesystems too. I've got the current source tree NFS mounted
>> and I'm trying to do a "make release" on a client system. Every so often
>> I'm seeing "permission denied" on file accesses. The build is running as
>Are you playing with mount/unmount while doing this ?
>When you mount or unmount a file system, mountd will redo an export list
>and there is a small window in which ine filesystem is not exported.
>The effect of this is that the client gets a 'permission denied' on any
>access in this windows.
Wow! You hit the nail right on the head. I was playing with CDs at the
time, mounting and unmounting them and the ISO images via vnd at the time.
Thanks for the explaination (and for correctly pointing to "operator