Subject: Re: kern/23487: Binaries running under linux emulation have problems accessing NFS
To: None <Thilo.Manske@HEH.Uni-Oldenburg.DE>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 11/19/2003 20:12:27
On Wed, Nov 19, 2003 at 04:43:59PM +0100, Thilo.Manske@HEH.Uni-Oldenburg.DE wrote:
> >Description:
> I tried to install pkg lang/sun-jre1[34] (some weeks ago) and
> audio/realplayer - both contain linux binaries - from my NFS mounted pkgsrc.
> IIRC java failed to find java classes during installation and realplayer just
> hanged up while eating cpu cycles after the extraction into the working
> directory on the network file system.
> In both cases moving the working directory to a local filesystem (FFS in the
> first, MFS in the latter) and restarting the build/installation worked
> around the problem.

did you try mount_nfs -X to mount your filesystem ?
See compat_linux(8) for details.

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 24 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference