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SubjectRe: [RFC PATCH] nfs: Support posix_fadvise(POSIX_FADV_RANDOM) on nfs server.
Hi. Dean.

I have currenlty been having the deep interest about NFS. If I have a
chance to help you for NFSv2, It is a great honor for me.
Acutally I don't know how to contribute something for NFSv2 spec. If
you give me some guide or advice, I will join postively.


2012/6/27, Dean <>:
> Hi Namjae,
> I'm glad you also see the usefulness of sending such hints to the NFS
> server.
> Beyond reviewing the NFSv4.2 spec, it would also be very useful to
> implement a version of IO_ADVISE and show performance results with your
> traverse test (among others). If you have time for this, that would
> really be helpful in ensuring the usefulness of IO_ADVISE.
> Dean Hildebrand
> On 6/24/12 6:54 PM, Namjae Jeon wrote:
>> 2012/6/24, Jim Rees <>:
>>> Namjae Jeon wrote:
>>> > Yes, posix_fadvise support is part of NFSv4.2.
>>> Where can I check it ?
>>> Thanks.
>>> NFS is standardized throught the IETF. 4.2 is not out yet, so you'll
>>> find
>>> it in the drafts rather than the RFCs. You can search them here:
>>> Here is the current draft:
>> Okay, I will check, Thanks a lot Jim~. We hope to contribute NFSv4.2.
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