Bug 60647 - not all files are displayed when running linux nfs client
not all files are displayed when running linux nfs client
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: nfs-utils (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Pete Zaitcev
Ben Levenson
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Reported: 2002-03-03 22:09 EST by Kevin Moore
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:40 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-03-13 10:28:12 EST
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Description Kevin Moore 2002-03-03 22:09:51 EST
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Description of problem:
When running nfs client and mounting an export from a HP700 server running HP-
UX, not all files are always displayed within mounted directories.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.mount an nfs export
2.do an "ll" or view the mount from nautilus

Actual Results:  Certain directories (usually ones with more than 300 files) 
report 0 items found in the directory.

Expected Results:  Correct file counts to be reported

Additional info:

The client machine is an HP Vectra Vli8 with a 3Com 3c905b NIC. I have another 
identical machine running Redhat Linux 6.1 which performs this same task with 
no problem, it also has a 3Com 3c905b NIC. I have tried changing read and write 
sizes to 1024, as well as many other trial read and write sizes to no avail. I 
have used Redhat Network to update the 7.2 kernel to 2.4.9-31, as well as 
updateing all installed packages, nfs-utils included.
Comment 1 Bob Matthews 2002-03-11 17:02:47 EST
Can you try the latest kernel from RAWHIDE?

Comment 2 Kevin Moore 2002-03-13 10:28:07 EST
The 2.4.17-0.18 Rawhide kernel seems to have fixed the nfs client issue. Do you 
know what the problem is with 2.4.7-10 and 2.4.9-31?
Comment 3 Bob Matthews 2002-03-13 10:42:35 EST
There were a large number of nfs related bug-fixes added to the kernel between
2.4.10 and 2.4.18.  I suspect one of these addressed the problem you were

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