The Evil LockD Daemon! Beware! Beware!

Gerald Carter gcarter at
Thu Aug 17 03:32:36 GMT 2000

papowell at wrote:
> Mount not your server dependent files
> and directories on NFS shared volumes!

Ummm...this is a pretty known fact.  Maybe not documented as well
as it should be though.  Binaries from an NFS sgare is ok.  
Lock files are not.

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