[haiku-commits] Re: BRANCH pdziepak-github.nfs4 - src/add-ons/kernel/file_systems/nfs4

  • From: François Revol <revol@xxxxxxx>
  • To: haiku-commits@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 19 Dec 2012 10:42:24 +0100

On 19/12/2012 10:31, Pawel Dziepak wrote:
> There are still some problems that I should to be fixed before
> thinking about merging nfs4 into trunk. Most of the problems detected
> by bonnie++ are fixed now, but there are still some issues I need to
> address. In addition to that strange things may happen if more than
> one client is accessing the same files on server (some strange things
> will always happen because of the very NFS4 specification but the
> client could do a little better).
> 
> There are also problems with extended attributes which support is not
> yet finished. I do hate the way I was forced to emulate them but since
> Linux nfsd (I assume it will be the most commonly used server) does
> not support NFS named attributes it is the only way to have them at
> all. I also need to find a NFS server that supports named attributed
> to see if everything is working correctly if they are present (I think
> Solaris nfsd supports them since it is virtually a reference
> implementation).

Crap, didn't know this, I guess you can file a bug report to Linus, as
it's clearly a bug. :p

François.

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