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    Subjectknfs lock problem in 2.2.1
    	I have knfsd running on a linux 2.2.1 box that exports my 
    home directory. On a different linux 2.2.1 I mount my home directory
    and run the code at the end (it comes from GNU queue-1.11 so don't
    blame me) on the client (that has nfs mounted the directory).
    It prints
    Lock error: No locks available
    In /var/log/messages I find
    kernel: lockd: failed to monitor
    (naturally is the server).

    Should this work? I've tried a couple of patches I've seen
    posted here by HJ Lu but none of them solved this.


    --------------------- lock.c ---------------------------------------

    #include <stdio.h>
    #include <fcntl.h>
    #include <errno.h>

    int main (void)
    int fd;
    struct flock l;

    l.l_type = F_WRLCK;
    l.l_whence = SEEK_SET;
    l.l_start = 0;
    l.l_len = 0;

    if ((fd = open ("tmp.tmp", O_WRONLY)) < 0) {
    printf ("Error opening file\n");
    exit (1);

    if (fcntl (fd, F_SETLK, &l) < 0) {
    perror ("Lock error");
    } else {
    printf ("File locked\n");
    sleep (5);

    exit (0);

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