Re: mounting NFS

From: Joe R (joe_at_speedy.ringer.home)
Date: 03/22/05

Date: Tue, 22 Mar 2005 12:53:59 -0600

On Tue, 22 Mar 2005 18:16:02 GMT, Jack Snodgrass wrote:
> On Tue, 22 Mar 2005 11:36:49 -0600, Joe R wrote:
>> I get a +1 minute pause when mounting a NFS partition. The partition is
>> 30GB with 21GB used. The server is a Mandrake 10.1 install with kernel
>> 2.6.8 and the client is a Mandrake 10.1 install with kernel 2.6.11 and
>> the nics are 100 Mps. Once the partition is mounted everything is fine.
>> Any ideas?
> greater than 30 second pauses... then everything is ok... usually is
> a DNS timeout issue. Are you using IP Addresses or names? If your using
> names... can you do a ping name and have it resolve t the IP Address
> quickly?

I get the long pause using IP addresses or names. Yes pings are quick.

clear skies,