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Re: Problems with nfs

On Apr 24 11:19, Fedin Pavel wrote:
> On 24.04.2012 9:27, Fedin Pavel wrote:
> >
> > Also, why does nfs access appear to be so horribly slow? Loading
> >a directory with ~150 files takes about two minutes in mc. I
> >understand fork() issue, but what are problems with just reading
> >files descriptors?
> >
>  I resolved the problem with slowness. This appeared to happen
> because of seteuid() error (discovered in logs). Local system
> account on Win7 doesn't have token creation/change rights. I fixed
> this by creating own local user with sufficient privileges and
> running nfsd under this account. BTW, may be you should add remark
> about this particularity into nfs-server.README file? It's not
> obvious, because the system works, just very slowly. The user might
> think it's okay.

The problem is that the NFS-server package in Cygwin is orphaned since
the maintainer has moved on.  If somebody is interested to pick up
maintainance of that package, you're welcome.  See for more information.  The cygport
packaging method is the preferred packaging method these days.


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Project Co-Leader          cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
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