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SubjectRe: NFS in 2.2.11 (possibly 2.2.x) sucks BIGTIME.
On Tue, 24 Aug 1999, Alan Cox wrote:

> > I would REALLY appreciate if someone could look into this and see if it
> > would be possible to fix this on the Linux end. I know too little of NFS
> > myself to look into it, but I know that a lot of people using Linux in
> > bigger solutions needs this problem solved. Sure, in an ideal world, all
> > other OS's would bugfix their clients instead, but in the real world, this
> > won't happen, and that inflicts pain to us.
>
> The bug in the SUN NFS server is not easily fixable in the linux client, and
> since the patches are on sunsolve it seems there is no point

It's a trifle hard to apply a Sunsolve-patch to Irix or AIX, wouldn't you
say?

/David Weinehall
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