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Re: unmounting a NFS-exported file system
On Sat, 19 Oct 2013 17:56:02 +0200, Edgar Fuß wrote:
>> Removing the share from /etc/exports and HUPing mountd(8) only helps for
>> new mount requests, not existing mounts.
> What would happen to NFS clients in case I stop nfsd, remove the partition
> from /etc/exports and unmount it, then reload mountd and restart nfsd?
There's probably people on this list more qualified to answer this than
To my understanding (and educated guessing), the client has a valid NFS
file handle in this situation. So, from its POV, it looks like the
server has gone away away, and comes back. Why would it need to
re-claim its mount from mountd(8)?
Hauke Fath <hauke%Espresso.Rhein-Neckar.DE@localhost>
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