[Beowulf] number of NFS daemons

Craig West cwest at astro.umass.edu
Thu Mar 8 12:58:45 PST 2007

There is a section on Optimizing NFS Performance on the NFS sourceforge 

In summary they say that the number of NFS daemons should be 4-8 per 
processor. The article also tells you how to read some of the files in 
/proc to work out how much work the daemons are doing. Look at section 5.6.



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