[CentOS] unfsd scalability issues

John R Pierce

pierce at hogranch.com
Fri Jun 1 22:36:09 UTC 2012

On 06/01/12 2:27 PM, Boris Epstein wrote:
> I believe that unfsd (http://unfs3.sourceforge.net/  ) now does have
> multi-threaded capability and as such should be fairly well scalable. I am
> using it on CentOS 6.2 and it seems to become all but unusable when more
> then 3-4 users connect to it. Is that normal? What sort of experience have
> other people had?

yeesh, wtf ?

     latest version: 0.9.22    2009-01-05

WHY?!??!   what problem is this supposed to solve over the built in 
native Linux NFS, which supports a lot more than just NFSv3?

maybe in 2003, when Linux NFS was sketchy, this made sense.

john r pierce                            N 37, W 122
santa cruz ca                         mid-left coast

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