Archive for March, 2011

Unmounting stale NFS mount points in Linux

Unmounting stale NFS mount points in Linux can be royal pain sometimes. In Solaris, umount -f does the job just fine. Linux on the other hand seems to get stuck if you use only -f switch. It just hangs there until you reboot the system. If you use lazy umount, that will probably help you […]

Posted on March 31, 2011 at 21:35 by somedude · Permalink · Leave a comment
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