[CentOS] Optimizing NFS over loopback

Ruslan Sivak russ at vshift.com
Wed Aug 19 02:55:28 UTC 2009

I have set up a local NFS server and I'm accessing it over the localhost 
interface.  Here is my /etc/exports file:


Here is the relevant /etc/fstab entry

/dev/sda3/data   ext3    defaults12

Things are working, but seem pretty slow.  I'm getting about 10mb/sec.  
I was wondering where the bottleneck could be?  Is there a way to 
optimize the NFS service for better throughput?

I am accessing over

Thanks in advance,


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