A friend has a bunch of dual PIII computers running Mandrake 6.1 SMP
He has found that if he does a mv deep ( many subdirectories down) in
the nfs mounted tree, the next command completely crashes the system--
power down is the only way to revive it.
say /home is an nfs mounted filesystem. If youdo
mkdir A;cd A;mkdir A; cd A;....;mkdir A; cd A
mv A B
The computer will completely crash on the ls. Only a powerdown will
mandrake 6.1 Kernel 2.3.13, knfsd 1.1.4, Ethernet card Intel eepro100
with the latest drivers for that card.