OpenOffice 2 unable to work with files over NFS
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Thu Nov 17 21:13:47 GMT 2005
Bill Moran <wmoran at potentialtech.com> writes:
> uname -a
> FreeBSD bolivia.potentialtech.com 5.4-RELEASE-p1 FreeBSD 5.4-RELEASE-p1 #1: Fri May 27 01:08:00 EDT 2005 wmoran at bolivia.potentialtech.com:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/WORKING i386
> open pkg_info | grep office
> openoffice.org-2.0.0_1 Integrated wordprocessor/dbase/spreadsheet/drawing/chart/
> OO works fine, unless I try to connect to a document over NFS. Then all goes
> badly. I consistenly get a "general input/output error while accessing
> <filename>" This occurs when trying to open previously created .sxc
> and .odt docs, as well as when trying to create new documents. I'm having
> the exact same problem on a laptop, which is nearly the same FreeBSD setup.
> OO 1.x has worked fine on this setup for quite a while. I recently upgrade
> to OO 2 and *boom* can't work off the server.
> If I copy any of these files from the server to my local HDD, all is well.
> I chmoded the files to 777, but it doesn't make any difference. I have
> never had any other problems with this NFS server prior to this (and
> I don't at this time, either). The file server is still FreeBSD 4.
> I'm going to try to do some NFS debugging, but I'm not an NFS expert by
> any stretch of the imagination, so I thought I'd a) first see if anyone
> else was familiar with this issue b) see if anyone had any advice on
> how to proceed with debugging.
Enable RPC statd and lockd.
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