2008-04-24 19:57:46

by James Lentini

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Subject: [PATCH] Update to NFS/RDMA documentation


Bruce,

Below is an update to the NFS/RDMA documentation that clarifies how to
configure the exports file. Could you please merge this for 2.6.26?

Signed-off-by: James Lentini <[email protected]>

--- a/Documentation/filesystems/nfs-rdma.txt 2008-04-24 15:19:25.854101000 -0400
+++ b/Documentation/filesystems/nfs-rdma.txt 2008-04-24 15:45:56.372312000 -0400
@@ -5,7 +5,7 @@
################################################################################

Author: NetApp and Open Grid Computing
- Date: February 25, 2008
+ Date: April 15, 2008

Table of Contents
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
@@ -197,12 +197,16 @@ NFS/RDMA Setup
- On the server system, configure the /etc/exports file and
start the NFS/RDMA server.

- Exports entries with the following format have been tested:
+ Exports entries with the following formats have been tested:

- /vol0 10.97.103.47(rw,async) 192.168.0.47(rw,async,insecure,no_root_squash)
+ /vol0 192.168.0.47(fsid=0,rw,async,insecure,no_root_squash)
+ /vol0 192.168.0.0/255.255.255.0(fsid=0,rw,async,insecure,no_root_squash)

- Here the first IP address is the client's Ethernet address and the second
- IP address is the clients IPoIB address.
+ The IP address(es) is(are) the client's IPoIB address for an InfiniBand HCA or the
+ cleint's iWARP address(es) for an RNIC.
+
+ NOTE: The "insecure" option must be used because the NFS/RDMA client does not
+ use a reserved port.

Each time a machine boots:



2008-04-24 20:35:49

by [email protected]

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Subject: Re: [PATCH] Update to NFS/RDMA documentation

On Thu, Apr 24, 2008 at 03:57:43PM -0400, James Lentini wrote:
>
> Bruce,
>
> Below is an update to the NFS/RDMA documentation that clarifies how to
> configure the exports file. Could you please merge this for 2.6.26?

Applied; thanks.--b.

>
> Signed-off-by: James Lentini <[email protected]>
>
> --- a/Documentation/filesystems/nfs-rdma.txt 2008-04-24 15:19:25.854101000 -0400
> +++ b/Documentation/filesystems/nfs-rdma.txt 2008-04-24 15:45:56.372312000 -0400
> @@ -5,7 +5,7 @@
> ################################################################################
>
> Author: NetApp and Open Grid Computing
> - Date: February 25, 2008
> + Date: April 15, 2008
>
> Table of Contents
> ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
> @@ -197,12 +197,16 @@ NFS/RDMA Setup
> - On the server system, configure the /etc/exports file and
> start the NFS/RDMA server.
>
> - Exports entries with the following format have been tested:
> + Exports entries with the following formats have been tested:
>
> - /vol0 10.97.103.47(rw,async) 192.168.0.47(rw,async,insecure,no_root_squash)
> + /vol0 192.168.0.47(fsid=0,rw,async,insecure,no_root_squash)
> + /vol0 192.168.0.0/255.255.255.0(fsid=0,rw,async,insecure,no_root_squash)
>
> - Here the first IP address is the client's Ethernet address and the second
> - IP address is the clients IPoIB address.
> + The IP address(es) is(are) the client's IPoIB address for an InfiniBand HCA or the
> + cleint's iWARP address(es) for an RNIC.
> +
> + NOTE: The "insecure" option must be used because the NFS/RDMA client does not
> + use a reserved port.
>
> Each time a machine boots:
>