December 13, 2001

Major NFS bugs found and being fixed in FreeBSD

Author: JT Smith

Anonymous Reader tells us about an item on "On the FreeBSD hacker mailing list, Jordan Hubbard commented on some serious issues with NFS, posting a tool called 'fsx ' - originally developed for the NeXT OS - that was ideal for finding them. Matt Dillon was quite impressed by the tool and immediately started playing with it. In very little time, he presented a number of major fixes ... " Also included in this thread are some basic tips on better NFS performance.


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