Re: Stale NFS handle
I solved the problem with "fuser -k <filesystem_name>" this kills any NFS
process associated with the file system. I don't know why I am getting this
error on a system that is not running NFS. But when I ran fuser, it did
report that it was killing a PID.
Jim Hicks wrote:
> Did you get anywhere with the 'stale nfs mount' message? I also am getting
> this error on "/" filesystem. The backup will abort and skip this
> filesystem but continues on with other filesystems etc. to completion.
> ADSM client 22.214.171.124 AIX 126.96.36.199 on SP.
> I tried Eric's suggestion of NFSTIMEOUT 10 to no avail. There is no NFS
> mounts on the node I'm using....
> Jeffrey Fulmer wrote:
> > Thanks,
> > I really should have posted this somewhere else. This is an AIX problem
> > and not related to ADSM. I ran "fuser -k" on the filesystem and ADSM
> > backed it up that evening. But I can't figure out why I am getting a
> > stale handle on a system that is NOT even running NFS.
> > Cheers,
> > Jeff
> > Eric Tang wrote:
> > > You can try adding undocumented parm in dsm.sys NFSTIMEOUT 10
> > >
> > > Regards,
> > > Eric Tang