[CentOS] C 7, lockd issue

Wed Nov 29 15:36:18 UTC 2017
James Pearson <james-p at moving-picture.com>

m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote:
> I thnk I posted this last week, but to refresh your minds (for Americans,
> after all the turkey): two C7 boxes, updated. box 1 is exporting
> directories; box 2 is not running nfs.  From box 1, every minute, I get
> <...> kernel: lockd: server fred.local not responding, timed out
> Now, on box 2, fred is eth0:fred, and is one of five secondaries on eth0.
> When I do an ip a, it shows as the last one. Further, df shows no
> directory from box 1 being mounted.
> So, does anyone have a clue on this?

Does 'box 1' have the files /var/lib/nfs/statd/{sm,sm.bak}/fred.local ?

If so, try removing these files - you may need to stop nfslock on 'box 
1' before removing - and restart after

James Pearson