Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 169756
system hangs when there ia a ENOENT on nfs server
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:14 EST
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Description of problem:
nfs server intermitently claimed ENOENT on existing files or directories
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. create home dir on nfs server
2. mount it from nfs client and login via NIS
Actual Results: After authentication :
1. on nfs client in /var/log/message you can see : lockd no monitor x.x.x.x (ip nfs server)
2. at the same time on nfs server there is an ENOENT on existing files or directories
3. if theare are many users the system crashes
2.6.14-1.1637_FC4 has been released as an update for FC4.
Please retest with this update, as a large amount of code has been changed in
this release, which may have fixed your problem.
This is a mass-update to all currently open kernel bugs.
A new kernel update has been released (Version: 2.6.15-1.1830_FC4)
based upon a new upstream kernel release.
Please retest against this new kernel, as a large number of patches
go into each upstream release, possibly including changes that
may address this problem.
This bug has been placed in NEEDINFO_REPORTER state.
Due to the large volume of inactive bugs in bugzilla, if this bug is
still in this state in two weeks time, it will be closed.
Should this bug still be relevant after this period, the reporter
can reopen the bug at any time. Any other users on the Cc: list
of this bug can request that the bug be reopened by adding a
comment to the bug.
If this bug is a problem preventing you from installing the
release this version is filed against, please see bug 169613.
Closing per previous comment.