Gentoo Archives: gentoo-alpha

From: Andrew Gaylard <ag@××××××××.org>
To: gentoo-alpha@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-alpha] NFS Server
Date: Sat, 27 May 2006 14:58:34
In Reply to: [gentoo-alpha] NFS Server by Richard Simpson
Richard Simpson wrote:

>Has anyone else had trouble with NFS serving since upgrading to a recent >kernel or compiler? > >I just tried upgrading to vanilla-sources All seemed well, until my >diskless mythtv system started crashing. It would appear to be an NFS >problem. NFS works fine for a while, but after 10 to 15 minutes it locks up. >This may be a function of the amount of data transfered. I also see problems >when I mount NFS exports from the Alpha on my i386 SuSE 10.0 system. > >Fearing a problem with the kernel version I tried to build a new version of >the old kernel (, since I needed to add RAID. Bizarely and >worryingly, this gives the same error. This suggests that something else has >changed and the only thing I can think of is the compiler, which I have >probably upgraded since I built the working kernel. > >Has anyone got a reliable Alpha NFS server with a recently built kernel and if >so which kernel and compiler versions did you use. > >
I've seen exactly this problem on - I downgraded back to and all seems well again, but I haven't done any stress-testing (yet). Andrew. -- gentoo-alpha@g.o mailing list