Subject: Re: NFS/RPC and server clusters
To: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: tech-net
Date: 10/15/2003 14:13:35
On Wednesday, October 15, 2003, at 11:54  AM, der Mouse wrote:

> That's weird; there's no reason it should have to reconnect, since the
> peer's IP address is remaining constant.

But the TCP state is probably not replicated on the other machine, and 
so the first packet that gets sent results in an RST, causing the 
client side NFS code to reconnect.

         -- Jason R. Thorpe <>