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NFS Servers Specified in the Failover List for NFS Mount or Automounts May Not Be Used for Failover (Doc ID 1012289.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 12, 2022

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 8 6/00 U1 to 11.2 [Release 8.0 to 11.0]
All Platforms


An NFS server or servers that are specified on a NFS client mount or Automount entry for failover/replication may not be used for failover/replication. When failover takes place it may be noticed the client did not failover to a server listed or passed over one server to next one in the list.

Examples of failover/replicated NFS mount or Automount are:

NFS (with mount command): 



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