fs.nfs.nfs_mountpoint_timeout not being honored from /etc/sysctl.conf

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • Custom /etc/sysctl.conf entry is being ignored upon reboot
  • Whenever system is rebooted, fs.nfs.nfs_mountpoint_timeout=30 in the /etc/sysctl.conf file is applied
  • After reboot default value of 300 is assigned for fs.nfs.nfs_mountpoint_timeout


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
  • NFS Client

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