Re: race in autofs / nfs

From: H. Peter Anvin (
Date: Sun Feb 11 2001 - 15:31:38 EST

Olaf Hering wrote:
> Hi,
> there is a race in 2.4.1 and 2.4.2-pre3 in autofs/nfs.
> When the cwd is on the nfs mounted server (== busy) and you try to
> reboot the shutdown hangs in "rcautofs stop". I can reproduce it everytime.

Sounds like an NFS bug in umount.


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