open() with O_CREAT on NFS volume returns -EIO

Solution Unverified - Updated -

Issue

  • A process fails to create a new file on an NFS volume by an Input/Output error but the file is created on the NFS volume.
open("testfile", O_RDWR|O_CREAT|O_EXCL, 0600) = -EIO

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  • NFS client

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