Apart from the fact that new files can take a whole minute to show up on the
Try it - 'watch -n 1 ls -l' in an NFS-mounted directory, then log in to the
server, touch a new file and see how long it takes to notice its arrival.
I run wmmail on the NFS server, and exmh on the workstation - I get bitten by
this almost every time new mail arrives - I see wmmail flash, get exmh to
recheck the inbox, but it still doesn't see the new mail.
This one also stopped me from editing code on one machine, but compiling it on
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