NFSv4: Interop, ACLs & Automount

NFSv4 has been around for a long time but it still seems a bit foreign to me. The following is a quick rundown of things I recent learned related to NFSv4 from limited experience in implementing it. Interoperability Is it possible to setup NFSv4 along side NFSv3 on the same server, serving the same volumes? […]

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Browsing Automounted NFS with Nautilus

Has browsing automounted NFS shares with nautilus got you pulling out hair in frustration? Ever since we transitioned from the RHEL4 environment to Fedora 14, people have been reporting terrible slowness and delays in nautilus when browsing our NFS shares. Reports of waiting over a minute for an NFS automount root-level directory with < 100 […]

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Is Ubuntu Ready for the Enterprise?

Yep, the title is click bait intended to grab attention… well as much of click bait as anything on techslaves.org can be (which is decidedly not very much) but I’ve just been pretty frustrated with Ubuntu as a client OS recently. There are two really annoying and critical bugs that have been sitting around, unresolved […]

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