Subject: Re: [HACKERS] PostgreSQL, NetBSD and NFS
To: D'Arcy J.M. Cain <>
From: Tom Lane <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/05/2003 12:18:29
"D'Arcy J.M. Cain" <> writes:
> On Wednesday 05 February 2003 11:49, Tom Lane wrote:
>> I wonder if it is possible that, every so often,
>> you are losing just the last few bytes of an NFS transfer?

> Yah, that's kind of what it looked like when I tried this before
> Christmas too although the actual errors differd.

The observed behavior could vary wildly depending on what data happened to
get "read".

Wild thought here: can you reduce the MTU on the LAN linking the NFS
server to the NetBSD box?  If so, does it help?

			regards, tom lane