[klibc] [PATCH] use reliable nfs mount options per default

H. Peter Anvin hpa at zytor.com
Thu Aug 19 09:46:51 PDT 2004

Olaf Hering wrote:
> Peter,
> we found that nfs over udp will corrupt data under very extrem load,
> there is no way to fix it due to the way how UDP works.
> TCP will not have these problems.
> I also wonder why the package size is only 1k. Everyone who wishes a
> slow connection can pass the desired options via the kernel cmdline.
> Everyone else prefers probably the fast mount.
> The defaults should look more like that:

Presumably the options were taken from the kernel nfsmount, possibly an 
out-of-date version.  I'll apply the patch.


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