Subject: Re: Nfs clients get frozen when NFS server crashes...
To: None <>
From: Paolo Losi <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 10/04/2000 18:11:01
Sam wrote:
> I have about 500 Netbsd 1.4.2 Pcs. nfs client to
> 5 Freebsd 4.0 Servers (cause we couldnt get any u2w card working on netBsd...).
> We have a problem now with the freeBSD servers, which nfsd process stops every day...
> When this hapenns all the netbsd clients that try to access the exported file systems
> which are not accessible, get stuck, and sometimes get completely frozen.

I get exactly the same behaviour...
the setup is: 1 NFS NetBSD client and 1 NFS linux server....
I'll give more details in the next mail...