[Linux-cluster] Ordering of NFS exports

Lon Hohberger lhh at redhat.com
Tue Feb 28 01:19:57 UTC 2006

On Thu, 2006-02-23 at 11:18 +0100, Birger Wathne wrote:
> I have a problem with my cluster that pops up now and then.
> Sometimes the ordering of my NFS exports changes. This quickly becomes a 
> problem, as some hosts need remote root access to file systems. When 
> there is an earlier export matching the client that doesn't allow root 
> access things start breaking here...
> I would propose that the logic for exporting file systems should 
> preserve ordering of exports for each file system. Perhaps by redoing 
> all exports for a file system in correct order if any of the exports for 
> that file system need to be renewed?

Sounds reasonable -- could you file a bugzilla?  

-- Lon

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