is THIS why the 6.2 release seems stalled ?

Freminlins freminlins at
Thu Jan 11 09:31:59 UTC 2007

On 11/01/07, Jeff Mohler < at> wrote:
> The basic reason is that a ../.. walk invalidates cached metadata, and
> you end up with a pipe full of getattr's all of the time.  Freebsd-fs
> has discussed this a bit, but no fixing is coming soon.  We use linux
> to compile builds, we'd like to use Freebsd, but linux on Filers via
> NFS is about 3x faster than the same builds on Fbsd to the same filer.
>   ../.. baby.

Did you try different mount options on the FreeBSD clients. I have no idea,
but Linux may have different defaults.


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