Bug 510083 - nfs4 mount fails without ipv6.ko loaded: mount(2): Cannot allocate memory
nfs4 mount fails without ipv6.ko loaded: mount(2): Cannot allocate memory
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 504602
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: nfs-utils (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Steve Dickson
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2009-07-07 12:18 EDT by Matt Bernstein
Modified: 2009-07-07 15:11 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-07-07 15:11:36 EDT
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2009-07-07 12:18 EDT, Matt Bernstein
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Description Matt Bernstein 2009-07-07 12:18:10 EDT
Created attachment 350830 [details]
screenshot of odd behaviour

Description of problem: 

I've disabled IPv6 ("install ipv6 /bin/true" in /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist.conf).

I wish to mount an IPv4 nfs4 share. It only works after loading the ipv6 kernel module. But that means I need to worry about IPv6, and I'm not ready to do that.

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How reproducible: always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. /etc/init.d/rpcidmapd start
2. mount -v -t nfs4 brie:/test /mnt
Actual results:

mount.nfs4: mount(2): Cannot allocate memory
mount.nfs4: Cannot allocate memory

Expected results:

brie:/test on /mnt type nfs4 (rw)

Additional info:

Googling suggested ipv6 "fixed" this. I've no idea why, and I don't consider it a fix.
Comment 1 Steve Dickson 2009-07-07 15:11:36 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 504602 ***

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