- Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6, 7, 8, 9
- NFS mounts using mount options
- NFS mounts do not honor the
nointrmount options in RHEL6 and later.
intrmount option has been deprecated. A snippet from the man (
man nfs) page detailing this change can be found below.
The intr / nointr mount option is deprecated after kernel 2.6.25. Only SIGKILL can interrupt a pending NFS operation on these kernels, and if specified, this mount option is ignored to provide backwards compatibility with older kernels.
RHEL 7, 8, 9:
intr / nointr This option is provided for backward compatibility. It is ignored after kernel 2.6.25.
- Hung NFS operations may be able to be killed by issuing a SIGKILL interrupt by killing the process inflicting the hung response:
# kill -9 <process>
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