Oracle Linux : Unmounting a stale NFS mount points on client server fails with error message "Stale file handle"
(Doc ID 2980519.1)
Last updated on OCTOBER 15, 2023
Applies to:Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.9 and later
Unmounting a stale NFS mount points on client server fails with error message "Stale file handle".
Unmounting the share with lazy unmount option, clearing system cache, running fuser command to kill any held process doesn't give outcome.
lsof command and ps also reports no process is being held in memory.
Permission and directory changes were made to source file system on NFS server
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