HEADS UP: old UMich nfs4client to be removed, replaced with new
rwatson at FreeBSD.org
Fri May 22 12:36:22 UTC 2009
On Thu, 21 May 2009, Robert Watson wrote:
> This is advance warning that we'll be garbage-collecting the UMich NFSv4
> client (src/sys/nfs4client and supporting RPC code, daemons, and mount tool)
> prior to 8.0 now that Rick Macklems NFSv234 client and server are in the
> base tree. This removal will likely be in the next week, as the 8.0 feature
> freeze is at the end of the month.
> The new client and server provide significantly improved support for NFSv4,
> and while they remain experimental, they should offer both more reliable,
> more complete, and actively maintained NFSv4 support. Anyone using
> nfs4client (probably not many) is encouraged to try out and provide feedback
> on the new NFSv4 code as soon as possible.
This has now been committed.
Robert N M Watson
University of Cambridge
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