Martin Apel wrote:
> I tried moving some of my filesystems exported via NFS from ext2 to
> XFS. Unfortunately I had the same error message
> getfh failed: Operation not permitted
> when trying to mount the filesystem from an NFS client as previously
> discussed on this list. I compiled a 2.4.5 kernel with the XFS 1.0.1
> patches using egcs egcs-126.96.36.199.
Ok, the problem here appears to be that Martin had
applied, which adds an "nfsd_operations" interface between knfsd and the
filesystem. XFS doesn't have this by default (since this is not part of
the standard kernel) but the patch Jan submitted at
will probably make these play nice together again.
Eric Sandeen XFS for Linux http://oss.sgi.com/projects/xfs
sandeen@xxxxxxx SGI, Inc.