Re: NFS and kernel 2.6.x

From: Trond Myklebust
Date: Fri Apr 16 2004 - 10:51:20 EST

On Fri, 2004-04-16 at 07:44, Marcelo Tosatti wrote:
> Maaybe TCP should be the default then ? In case no one finds the reason
> why NFS over UDP is slower on 2.6.x than 2.4.x. It seems there are
> quite a few reports confirming the slowdown. Maybe Jamie Lokier is right in
> theory?

Are you talking about the TCP server configuration option here, or the
TCP mount option? IMO both should be default.

I've got a patch for the "mount" program, which I've been intending to
send on to Andries (I've just been too busy for the past few weeks to
give it a last review).

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