Bug 1300007 - start-statd: don't run multiple rpc.statds on the one host.
start-statd: don't run multiple rpc.statds on the one host.
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
Classification: Red Hat
Component: nfs-utils (Show other bugs)
7.3
Unspecified Unspecified
unspecified Severity unspecified
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Assigned To: Steve Dickson
Yongcheng Yang
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: 1224357 (view as bug list)
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Blocks: 1313485 1390487 1295577
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Reported: 2016-01-19 13:00 EST by Steve Dickson
Modified: 2016-11-04 01:03 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: nfs-utils-1.3.0-0.30.el7
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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: 1390487 (view as bug list)
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Last Closed: 2016-11-04 01:03:09 EDT
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Description Steve Dickson 2016-01-19 13:00:26 EST
Description of problem:

I've seen a number of reports of multiple rpc.statds being started..

Description of problem:
commit d92017cccaffb02f7f4e00d0fdd6ef5042bb6341
Author: NeilBrown <neilb@suse.com>
Date:   Sat Jan 16 12:09:50 2016 -0500

    start-statd: don't run multiple rpc.statds on the one host.
    
    If rpc.statd is running but slow to respond, mount.nfs will
    run "start-statd" which might start a new statd.  This is not a good
    ideas as can result in lots of rpc.statds.
    
    So inf start-statd check the pid file and if rpc.statd seems to be
    running, exit with success.
    
    (also "cd /" before running rpc.statd, just in case).
    
    Signed-off-by: NeilBrown <neilb@suse.com>
    Signed-off-by: Steve Dickson <steved@redhat.com>
Comment 6 Steve Dickson 2016-04-26 10:51:51 EDT
*** Bug 1224357 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 10 Steve Dickson 2016-06-20 13:40:11 EDT
The upstream commit...
   http://marc.info/?l=linux-nfs&m=146644251031055&w=2
Comment 11 Steve Dickson 2016-06-21 12:16:50 EDT
commit 8fef90084f3d19e90ba1bb22b8cd1d58ddaf6ef3
Author: Steve Dickson <steved@redhat.com>
Date:   Tue Jun 21 12:06:06 2016 -0400

    start-statd: Use flock to serialize the running of this script
Comment 13 Yongcheng Yang 2016-07-05 03:34:16 EDT
Move to VERIFIED as test logs in comment 12.
Continue to run the automatic case.
Comment 15 errata-xmlrpc 2016-11-04 01:03:09 EDT
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.

For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.

If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.

https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHBA-2016-2383.html

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