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Small errors in Why NFS Sucks

Posted by: gnb on July 25, 2006 09:17 AM
  • silly rename is not a new feature of NFSv4, it's used on v2 and v3.

  • NFS over TCP is not new with NFSv4, it's been working fine with v3 and even v2 for years. What v4 does is require TCP-like semantics of its underlying transport protocol, so it's difficult to use over UDP.


I know Olaf knows these things, so I presume the errors are the reporter's mistake.

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