"John W. De Boskey" wrote:
> The really annoying aspect to this is that it doesn't
> happen everytime, and happens more often when in a nfs
> mounted directory vs. a local directory.
Yes, this is expected due to __getcwd(2) being incomplete.
NFS expires the directory nodes after about 10 minutes. This stops
__getcwd() working, and stops things like /proc/*/file from working. (just
try executing /usr/local/bin/something where /usr/local is NFS mounted, and
wait for ~10 minutes.. /proc/pid/file will switch to:
lr-xr-xr-x 1 test users 7 Sep 6 23:51 /proc/521/file@ -> unknown
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