NFS server can hang due to UFS corruption (Doc ID 1957084.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 3/05 to 11.2 [Release 10.0 to 11.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Solaris NFS server exporting UFS filesystem may hang due to filesystem corruption.

When this issue happens, an NFS server thread falls into an infinite loop while reading a directory.

The NFS server thread has the following or a similar stack.

 

Cause

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