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    > Dear All,
    >
    > I'm installing a NFS Boot Server for 65 Diskless Clients.
    > The problem is that after booting 40 PC's the other clients become to
    > receive errors like:
    >
    > NFS NOT RESPONDING STILL TRYING
    > NFS OK
    >
    > I'm using a Slackware version 3.0 of linux for the Boot Server and I'm using
    > the Bootpd 2.4 deamon.
    >
    > Does anybody have a similar installation ?
    > Do I have to use another version of RPC.NFSD ?
    > Is there a way of tuning the kernel for handling more than 40 users ?

    It's quite possible that you've just overloaded your NFS server.
    The messages you are seeing are one symptom of an overloaded server
    that can't respond to client requests fast enough.

    Russ
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