NFSv4.0 Migration: Specification Update (RFC7931)
Original Publication Date: 2016-Jul-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2016-Jul-27
Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)
D. Noveck: AUTHOR [+5]
This Standards Track document corrects the existing definitive specification of the NFSv4.0 protocol described in [RFC7530]. Given this fact, one should take the current document into account when learning about NFSv4.0, particularly if one is concerned with issues that relate to:
Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) D. Noveck, Ed. Request for Comments: 7931 HPE Updates: 7530 P. Shivam Category: Standards Track C. Lever ISSN: 2070-1721 B. Baker ORACLE July 2016
NFSv4.0 Migration: Specification Update
The migration feature of NFSv4 allows the transfer of responsibility for a single file system from one server to another without disruption to clients. Recent implementation experience has shown problems in the existing specification for this feature in NFSv4.0. This document identifies the problem areas and provides revised specification text that updates the NFSv4.0 specification in RFC 7530.
Status of This Memo
This is an Internet Standards Track document.
This document is a product of the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF). It represents the consensus of the IETF community. It has received public review and has been approved for publication by the Internet Engineering Steering Group (IESG). Further information on Internet Standards is available in Section 2 of RFC 7841.
Information about the current status of this document, any errata, and how to provide feedback on it may be obtained at http://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc7931.
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RFC 7931 NFSv4.0 Migration Specification Update July 2016
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