Re: user space nfsd?
"firstname.lastname@example.org" <email@example.com> wrote
> a word of warning,
> current NFS in linux is really bad. dont know if its the kernel or the
> tools or both(probably both) but i have experienced severe problems with
> it. the last time i tried it i tried to get a debian 2.2 machine with a
> self-built 2.2.15 kernel to mount a nfs drive from a redhat and also
> another mandrake machine. both the redhat and mandrake machines locked up
> HARD. but both those machines could mount each other's volumes with no
> trouble at all.
knfsd has problems afaik but I find this very difficult to believe.
Userspace nfs has never crashed here since the past year on a mixture
of machines, Debian-Sparc, Solaris 7, Solaris 2.5,
Debian x86, RH5.2, RH6, RH61..
What kind of processing/loads/transfers do you have going ?
Just an adverse pov ;)