Re: Heads up: Large patch that adds NFSv4.2 has been committed to head/current

From: Evilham <>
Date: Fri, 13 Dec 2019 11:52:18 +0100
On dv., des. 13 2019, Rick Macklem wrote:

> Hi,
> r355677 is a large patch that adds NFSv4.2 support to the NFS 
> client/server.
> It has survived a "make universe" for all arches that would 
> build (some mips
> and sparc64 failed for reasons unrelated to this patch).
> However, I have not been able to do a build with a recent GCC.
> If there are build problems, please let me know.
> Although there are a lot of code changes, they should not affect 
> the other
> versions of NFS. The patch does add two new sysctls that can be 
> used to
> limit the minor versions of NFSv4 supported by the nfsd and, as 
> such, NFSv4.2
> can be disabled without reverting this patch.
> It does change the internal interface between the NFS modules, 
> so they must
> all be upgraded simultaneously. Although arguably not necessary, 
> I will do a
> version bump for this.
> Hopefully this big patch does not cause you grief, rick

Maybe for your relief: it looks like that build is working for me 
:-), so no unintended non-NFS consequences here.

# uname -KiprsU
FreeBSD 13.0-CURRENT amd64 GENERIC-NODEBUG 1300066 1300066

Hopefully I can test NFS 4.2 soon.

Thank you for working on this!
Received on Fri Dec 13 2019 - 09:52:30 UTC

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