NFS v2? possible?

Chad Leigh -- Shire.Net LLC chad at
Sun Nov 9 19:50:02 PST 2003

On Nov 9, 2003, at 8:09 PM, Tillman Hodgson wrote:
> It's the same nfsd on the server side. I didn't do anything specify to
> enable NFS version 2, my rc.conf entry says nfs_server_flags="-u -t -n
> 14" (the 14 is because it's a high-usage NFS server and my testing 
> shows
> that I consistently peak at around 12-14 nfsd's in use). You just have
> to have the client request that version.

My Linux is now mounting the FreeBSD served mounts, but it takes like 
10 minutes for the mount to happen.  The exports is simple

/local/web   -maproot=root  and an address to allow mounting from

The nfsd is the standard set of options as is the portmapper and mountd 
(mountd is -2r right now as a test though I am not sure that made a 

I am not up and how to debug nfs problems.  I would appreciate pointers 
on seeing why it takes forever.


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