NFS Performance (was Re: [Beowulf] GPFS on Linux (x86))

Krugger merc4krugger at
Tue Sep 19 02:55:33 PDT 2006

Could it be that you are getting timeouts because you don't have
enough nfsd daemons. This only might happen under heavy I/O load. And
when there are thousands of operations floading the server sometimes
it just has to drop some off the queue when the queue get full.

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