Subject: Re: pkgsrc: time going back?
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Laight <email@example.com>
Date: 08/09/2002 00:04:51
> That's what I'm doing now (I run ntpd on all machines, but I hadn't started
> it on this new one yet). Thanks for helping me out again (I didn't realize
> how the datestamps work with NFS).
Yes, NFS is internally broken!
At least some implementations compare client times to server times
when deciding whether it is necessary to re-read the contents
of a directory. This sucks...
David Laight: firstname.lastname@example.org