[CentOS] 40 second delay on automounts with 2.6.18-53.1.21.el5 kernel

Sat May 24 17:02:08 UTC 2008
Marko A. Jennings <markobiz at bluegargoyle.com>

On Sat, May 24, 2008 12:47 pm, Joe Pruett wrote:
> after this latest centos 5 kernel update, i am seeing 40 second delays on
> automount points.  nothing in the rpm changelog looks obviously related to
> autofs and the autofs module seems to be the same as the previous kernel.
> i'm starting to do some strace'ing and other debugging, but nothing has
> jumped out at me yet.  i'm hoping someone else has seen it so i know i'm
> not alone :-).

What type(s) of filesystems are you experiencing this with?  I am seeing
no additional delays with CIFS filesystems after the upgrade.