Subject: Re: NFS problem.
To: Matthias Scheler <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Johnny Billquist <email@example.com>
Date: 12/10/2005 00:24:41
Hmm, interesting, but weird.
But it's just writes that make it hang. Reads can go on all day without
Wasn't there a problem in the past with large UDP packets and NFS? Maybe
that's it. I think there is some parameter to play with for that.
I should check it out. Thanks for reminding me...
Matthias Scheler wrote:
> In article <439567A6.firstname.lastname@example.org>,
> Johnny Billquist <email@example.com> writes:
>>When writing over NFS, the processes hang after a while.
> Is it perhaps talking to a much faster NFS server using UDP? My
> SPARCstation LX can easily unhappy when talking over a 10Mb/s interface
> to the 1000Mb/s NFS server via UDP. If I use NFS over TCP the problem
> goes away.
> Kind regards
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