ERROR: Unable to lock file '.file.lock', error status 'No locks available'

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Issue

We are getting this error messages on many RHEL NFS client servers.

ERROR: Unable to lock file '.file.lock', error status 'No locks available'

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.6
  • RHEL NFS client
  • 3Rd party NFS server

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