Bull GNU/Linux NFSv4 project

We are located in Grenoble, France. 

This site is aimed to provide documents, source code and tests results dealing with our work on NFSv4. 

If this site is not closed to allow access to previous documents and code, it is no longer planned to update it from the 1st of january 2009. 

Please refer to the linux-nfs@vger.kernel.org mailing list for more and latest news about NFSV4. 

09/19 IPv6 support Full IPv6 client and server support (kernel and user commands) Aime Le Rouzic

IPv6 support patches for NFSv4 server for 2.6.27-rc3 kernel . We also supply an IPv6 client and server nfs-utils 1.1.2 package. ... [ Read more ]

06/06 Robustness Performances tests 2.6.25-rc6-CITI_NFS4_ALL-1 Robustness Regression Campaign Aime Le Rouzic

Here are the results of a robustness and performances regression tests campaign including benchs runs with kerberos flavors (krb5, krb5i, krb5p) on Intel X86_64 machines. ... [ Read more ]

12/21 Kerberos NFS Tools Kerberized NFS SetUp Commands and Tutorial Version 3 Aime Le Rouzic

Here is the Version3 of three commands and a tutorial to facilitate and controlling the setup of a linux kerberized NFS environmment. ... [ Read more ]

Archives ] 
Last tested stable configuration

 kernel: 2.6.25-rc6 + CITI_NFS4_ALL-1 patch
 util-linux-2.12 + util-linux-2.12-CITI_NFS4_ALL-3.dif
 nfs-utils-1.1.2 + nfs-utils-1.1.2-CITI_NFS4_ALL-1.dif
 acl_2.2.29-1.tar.gz + acl-2.2.29-CITI_NFS4_ALL-3.dif

All these components can be downloaded for CITI Linux NFSv4 page

Looking for "NFSv4 Early Adopters".

We are looking for people, companies, or projects ready to use NFSv4 in the field.
We can provide some help, if needed.
Don't hesitate to contact us by mail, to resolve problems.

IPv6 Support in NFS 
 Development status for IPv6 server support
 IPv6 support for the client
 TI-RPC library and rpcbind support
 Design of IPv6 support in NFS (client and server)
 How to build IPv6 support in the client
 Test plan and results

Robustness, Performances, Interoperability and Security of NFSv4 
 Testing specifications
 Testing activity and results
 Summary of tests

NFSv4 Administration Tools
 Specifications, implementations and user-guide
 WebMin integration : Mount module
 Nagios integration : check_nfs plug-in
Ottawa Linux Symposium 2006:
 OLS'06 "NFSv4 Test Project" paper
 OLS'06 "NFSv4 Test Project" slides
External Links
 CITI NFSv4 project
 NFSv4 IETF WorkGroup

 GNU General Public License (GPL)
 Web Site Terms Of Use.

 Aime Le Rouzic (Project Leader and tests)
 Aurelien Charbon (IPv6 support)

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Last update: 2008, December 17