Re: [Linux-ia64] 2.4.1 network problems

From: Dragan Stancevic <>
Date: 2001-02-16 17:10:58
On Wed, Feb 14, 2001, David Mosberger <> wrote:
; >>>>> On Wed, 14 Feb 2001 12:10:24 -0800, Michael Madore <> said:
;   Mike> In addition to the >1024MB problem, I am also experiencing a
;   Mike> reproducible nfs hang on Lions.  If I copy this file
;   Mike>
;   Mike> from an nfs server to the local file system, the copy hangs
;   Mike> after transferring 294912 bytes.  If I copy the file from the
;   Mike> local filesystem to the server, the copy completes
;   Mike> successfully.  The hang only occurs with certain files.
; That's a rather bizarre bug.  I can confirm this is happening on one
; of our Lions as well.  The Big Sur (also with eepro100) is fine
; though.  The Lion has 4GB and the Big Sur only 1GB of RAM.

If I am right it's not the offset but it's rather the data combined with
a certain fragmentation of the packets, if you use these two files
to "cp" them over nfs you should see the hang at 0 bytes transfered,
don't know yet why not all systems are affected, I am still working on it.

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Received on Thu Feb 15 21:29:42 2001

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