jb.1234abcd at gmail.com
Wed Sep 29 18:27:25 UTC 2010
Simon Andrews <simon.andrews <at> bbsrc.ac.uk> writes:
> >> It looks like the nfs daemon is caching write data (around 2GB of it)
> >> which lets scp think its finished when actually there's loads of data
> >> sitting in a write buffer. The hanging is presumably the time it takes
> >> to flush the buffer (there is a process called nfsiod which is active
> >> during this time and df shows data is still being written).
> > ...
> $ ps aux | grep -i nfsiod
> root 8974 0.0 0.0 0 0 ? S Sep27 0:15 [nfsiod]
> Where the parent process is kthread.
This is from HP Tru64 UNIX.
$ man 8 nfsiod
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