Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 144734
mozilla mail fails to write to 2 Terabyte NFS server
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:05 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.4.3)
Description of problem:
Mozilla mail fails to write to NFS mounted file system. This file
system is ~ 2 TB. Mozilla mail complains that the file system is full,
in fact the file system still has 1.5 TB space left.
This bug is related to a bug in NFS 32 bit counter in the kernel
(# 132244 and #132525, and fixed in 2.4.21-27.EL kernel), but some
application such as mozilla still fails to reconcile.
Application like "df" works now, but mozilla doesn't.
The system has all the latest bugs patched, including the following
Kernel is 2.4.21-27.0.1.EL,
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.run mozilla mail
2. download mail fails
This bug is filed against RHEL 3, which is in maintenance phase.
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critical bug fixes will be released for enterprise products. Since
this bug does not meet that criteria, it is now being closed.
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