NFS over GB ethernet

Art Edwards edwardsa at
Wed Nov 6 06:14:17 PST 2002

We are just bringing to life a cluster using Debian over GB
ethernet. We want to mount /home and /usr/local via nfs but it seems
that at boot time the GB link isn't up so the mount fails.The mounts
succeed after the link is up. Do we need a timeo variable in the fstab?

Art Edwards
Senior Research Physicist
Air Force Research Laboratory
Electronics Foundations Branch
KAFB, New Mexico

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