Subject: Re: NFS troubles on NetBSD clients with RH 6.0 Linux.
To: Brian D Chase <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 05/16/1999 11:37:52
On Sun, 16 May 1999 11:08:29 -0700 
 Brian D Chase <> wrote:

 > Nevermind.  Answered my own question.  I just forced the NetBSD clients to
 > use NFSv2.  NetBSD is suppose to fail over to NFSv2 if v3 isn't supported
 > on the server's side.  I think something is getting mucked up somewhere in
 > how this is handled.

It falls back if a v3 mount request is rejected.  If Linux thought a v3
mount request was okay, well... the fallback doesn't work very well in
that case, and Linux is obviously buggy :-)

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>