I have recompiled and install linux-2.4.25-pre8 kernel downloaded from sgi.com
Now when I boot the machine, the nfs-kernel-daemon prints out error 'Function
not implemented' for each entry in exports file. I have enabled NFS server
support, NFS v3 support in the kernel and not as modules. I am not using
user space nfsd.
Here is what I have in .config about NFS.
eagle:/usr/src/linux-2.4-xfs# grep NFS .config
# CONFIG_NFS_DIRECTIO is not set
# CONFIG_ROOT_NFS is not set
# CONFIG_NFSD_TCP is not set
Here is what /var/log/messages has about trying to mount an NFS directory.
Feb 4 18:27:26 eagle rpc.mountd: getfh failed: Function not implemented
Feb 4 18:27:52 eagle rpc.mountd: authenticated mount request from
192.168.63.101:917 for /software (/software
On Tuesday 03 February 2004 17:29, Karthik wrote:
On Monday 02 February 2004 15:58, Arvind R. wrote:
Why are you reluctant to compile kernels? I almost never use a
distro-kernel and always have a source-tree ( on CD, mountable
when required ) so I can patch / test driver-modules.
OK. It seems XFS is worth a try though it is alien to me. Obtained a cvs
checkout of 2.4-xfs kernel from sgi site. I will try XFS and update ILUGC
about the server's status and performance.
Here is a quick review of my status:
SCSI controller: Adaptec 39160 160MBPS 32bit pci card.
HDD: U320 Seagate 36G 2 Nos. 10K rpm
Proc: P4 2.0, 512K cache single processor.
Network: RTL8101L as in Motherboard manual, but linux identifies this as
eepro100 and runs just fine.
OS: Debian Woody r1 with all security updates.
Filesystem: 30G XFS and 36G XFS.
Approx type of contents on the filesystem: mail folders, java sources, jpg,
mp3 and all other usual crap from a network user. quota is 500M/user
I will compile either the linux-2.4-xfs(2.4.25-pre8) sgi CVS source, or try
patching the 2.4.21 source from kernel.org.
Hope I dont run into any problem later when the server is up and running