[Beowulf] automount on high ports

Greg Lindahl lindahl at pbm.com
Wed Jul 2 15:37:14 PDT 2008

On Wed, Jul 02, 2008 at 06:31:51PM -0400, Perry E. Metzger wrote:

> It isn't quite that bad. You can use one of the SO_REUSE* calls in the
> code to make things less dire. Apparently the kernel doesn't do that
> for NFS client connection establishment, though. There is probably
> some code to fix here.

That's what I thought at first, too. But since you only have a 2-tuple
and not a 4-tuple when it comes time to pick the port number,
SO_REUSEADDR doesn't do anything.

-- greg

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