Re: nfs-mounted binaries go boom, suspect

Aaron M. Ucko (
26 Jan 1998 23:42:51 -0500 writes:

> I mount /home via NFS, and recently I noticed that binaries in ~/bin
> *usually* die with a bus error or segmentation fault; some bootups,
> they seem to work okay. When I recently rebooted to an older kernel
> (for other reasons) which had given me proper execution of nfs-mounted
> binaries, I found I still had the problem.

FWIW, I've seen identical behavior with AFS and at least some recent
2.0 releases (2.0.29 for sure and probably also 2.0.32.) I think the
problem may have gone away when I upgraded to 2.0.33 and Derek's
current AFS build, but I don't remember for certain.

Aaron M. Ucko <> (finger [Stark raving sane]