Problems with nfs

Thomas Dineen
Tue Apr 24 16:16:00 GMT 2012

What is the NFS version number???

On 4/24/2012 12:33 AM, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> 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

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