[PVE-User] Cannot login when NFS not responding

Dietmar Maurer dietmar at proxmox.com
Sun Jul 25 09:13:20 CEST 2010

> Last night, due to a power outage, the NAS went down and this morning I
> cannot even login to Proxmox:
> Jul 23 10:14:56 fs proxwww[18117]: 500 read timeout
> Such behaviour is (probably) caused by the hard recovery behaviour of
> nfs (selected by default).
> This kind of events should be handled with much care, like mounting nfs
> share with soft option, and remounted via a cronjob every X seconds if
> they went offline.

I am not sure if that is the right approach. But you can set arbitrary nfs options in the storage config file. Or use fstab to mount it.

- Dietmar

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