Why does ls command does not display a file on NFS share

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  • ls command do not display a specific file.
  • However, it displays as expected when executing with the file specified like "ls ".


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (before kernel-3.10.0-957.el7)
  • NFS[34] client of Red Hat Enterprise Linux
  • Up to now, this issue has been observed on 3rd party NFS servers.

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