High availability email server...
atlauren at mac.com
Mon Jul 31 12:06:40 EDT 2006
At 4:18 PM -0400 7/28/06, John Madden wrote:
> > Sorry, please bear with my ignorance, I'm not very informed about NFS,
>> but what's wrong with locking against a real block device?
>NFS is a file sharing protocol that doesn't provide full locking
>semantics the way block devices do.
Has Cyrus been tested against NFSv4? My understanding is that NFSv4
"fixes" all the locking issues. The legends of NFS' insufficient
locking continue, but I can only assume they refer to <=NFSv3.
atlauren at uci.edu
More information about the Info-cyrus