Re: [SCARED] ext2 - solved?

From: Andi Kleen (
Date: Fri Jun 02 2000 - 05:02:34 EST

Sasi Peter <> writes:

> Hi!
> Perhaps you remember the [SCARED] thread? Now I think, I have found, what
> was the problem with 2.2.15pre14+usb+ide+raid.
> After disabling NFS access, which used knfsd, the deleted space does not
> free up, and after stopping all samba and knfsd processes, device is still
> in use, cannot umount problems vanished!

You are aware that you have to stop knfsd before you can umount ? [While
it is exporting a file system it holds a reference to it]. The nfsd threads
need to have died, alternatively you can unexport everything.


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