Are there any out yet? We're having some major performance issues with a
Debian setup running a 2.6.7 kernel.

If we do a 'ls -la' on a Netware 6.5 exported NFS volume containing about
5,000 home directories it takes approximately 24 hours to fully list the
directory. From the strace output it looks like Linux is requesting
'posix_acl' attributes for each of the directories on the volume, and it
takes about 30 seconds to return for every directory. Also there are days
[at random it seems] when trying to 'more' a file over 50KB results in a
hang and then 'nfs server not responding' type messages. Generally it is a

I will be trying some older kernels as well to make sure that isn't making
matters worse.


Matt Ross

-=I haven't lost my mind; it's backed up on tape.=-