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Re: [SLE] NFS turning into headache :)
On Fri, 2002-11-01 at 23:11, Richard Bos wrote:
> Op vrijdag 1 november 2002 17:35, schreef Matthew Johnson:
> > On Fri, 2002-11-01 at 09:25, jaakko tamminen wrote:
> > > Hi
> > >
> > > Check that You don't have recursive exports (ie. the same path can be
> > > accessed from 2 exports).
> > >
> > > This halted my system... I tried to export both "/" and "/home/public",
> > > and it made NFS non-working.. removed the /home/public, and immediatly
> > > started working again.
> > >
> > > Jaska.
> >
> > Just one, called /nfs which contains the contents of the DVD. Its not
> > like I'm being denied as it does authenticate. Unless soemthing in fstab
> > is preventing it from being exported...? Not sure yet...
>
> Hi Matt,
>
> you're not the only one. I have the same (or at least similar problem) and
> Prabu Subroto reports the same issue too... OTOH I have another computer
> running as nfs succesfully, but that was set up with SuSE-7.2 (and is now
> running 7.3). I use SuSE-7.3,
> - nfs-utils-0.3.1-87 Tue 27 Nov 2001 11:02:18
>
> $ rpm -qa --last | grep rpc
> nothing, humm..
> $ rpm -qf /usr/sbin/rpcinfo
> glibc-2.2.4-77
>
> No that is interesting. Wasn't this package updated lately, let's see:
> rpm -qa --last | grep glibc
> glibc-2.2.4-77 Fri 04 Oct 2002 09:26:39
>
> Would this be the guilty one?
>

Same command:

glibc-2.2.5-164 Fri 25 Oct 2002 04:13:40


>
> How much time does take to time out? Is it exactly 300 sec (5 min)? This can
> be checked in /var/log/messages. In my case the file system is mounted after
> these 300 seconds, but that is far too long of course.
>

Yes about 5 minutes...

> I exactly wouldn't mind, but the NFS install process comes back with a "-1" as
> result....
>
> Did you check the files in the directory: /var/lib/nfs/?
>
> What is the result of the command: "rpcinfo -p <ip address/name server> "
> Does it show something similar to this:
> program vers proto port
> 100000 2 tcp 111 portmapper
> 100000 2 udp 111 portmapper
> 100024 1 udp 877 status
> 100024 1 tcp 879 status
> 100003 2 udp 2049 nfs
> 100003 3 udp 2049 nfs
> 100021 1 udp 1024 nlockmgr
> 100021 3 udp 1024 nlockmgr
> 100021 4 udp 1024 nlockmgr
> 100005 1 udp 1026 mountd
> 100005 1 tcp 1024 mountd
> 100005 2 udp 1026 mountd
> 100005 2 tcp 1024 mountd
> 100005 3 udp 1026 mountd
> 100005 3 tcp 1024 mountd
>
>

this is what I get:

program vers proto port
100000 2 tcp 111 portmapper
100000 2 udp 111 portmapper
100024 1 udp 1742 status
100024 1 tcp 1488 status
100003 2 udp 2049 nfs
100003 3 udp 2049 nfs
100003 2 tcp 2049 nfs
100003 3 tcp 2049 nfs
100005 1 udp 1927 mountd
100005 1 tcp 1495 mountd
100005 2 udp 1927 mountd
100005 2 tcp 1495 mountd
100005 3 udp 1927 mountd
100005 3 tcp 1495 mountd
100021 1 udp 1928 nlockmgr
100021 3 udp 1928 nlockmgr
100021 4 udp 1928 nlockmgr
100021 1 tcp 1496 nlockmgr
100021 3 tcp 1496 nlockmgr
100021 4 tcp 1496 nlockmgr

>
> --
> Richard
>

Well used vsftp as a work around. Damn annoying...

Matt


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