Subject: Re: config on nfs/null mount, i386
To: Tracy Di Marco White <>
From: Bill Studenmund <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/06/2000 11:29:18
On Tue, 28 Nov 2000, Tracy Di Marco White wrote:

> I'm trying to upgrade from 1.5_BETA2 to current, cvs updated to yesterday.
> Clean tree, as I blew it all away and checked it back out.
> I mount a large filesystem from another machine (lyra), running 1.5_ALPHA2,
> then null mount the source tree I want to use on /usr/src.

Please note that layered mounts of nfs file systems are not 100% stable at
the present time. nfs does not do real vnode locking and the layers now
do. You might run into trouble.

Take care,