Maybe it's something else?
https://www.clearos.com/clearfoundation/social/community/solved-nfs-causing-high-load

To further troubleshoot, I'd look into NFS logging to see what is being
read/written, and snooping network traffic might be a quick way into that.
Maybe in the new versions one of the apps started doing lots of mini writes
with fsync?

Wout.

On Thu, Oct 13, 2016, 11:57 PM zimbatm <zimb...@zimbatm.com> wrote:

> For the channels look into https://github.com/NixOS/nixpkgs-channels. The
> branches here map directly to the channels that you can fetch publicly. If
> you figure out which files are being used by nfs then it's a matter of
> running a diff between the different branches.
>
>
> https://github.com/NixOS/nixpkgs-channels/blob/nixos-16.09/nixos/modules/services/network-filesystems/nfsd.nix
> doesn't seem to have changed since 16.03.
> It seems to be using the nfs-utils which you can find in the
> pkgs/top-level/all-packages.nix and follow from there. nfs-utils seems to
> have changed:
> https://github.com/NixOS/nixpkgs-channels/blob/nixos-16.09/pkgs/os-specific/linux/nfs-utils/default.nix
> There is also the kernel module that you might want to dig into.
>
> I know it's not a direct solution but hopefully it will give you some more
> things to try out.
>
> Cheers,
> z
>
>
>
> On Thu, 13 Oct 2016 at 15:18 4levels <4lev...@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> Hi Jonas,
>
> disabling fail2ban didn't help, now the Nginx webserver keeps crashing as
> soon as a php error occurs.
> Do you know by any chance if with the upgrade to nixos-16.09 a newer
> version of NFS is included than in 16.03?  Maybe some default parameters in
> NFS have changed causing this havoc.
> As a more general question: how can I see which version of package x is
> used in nixos version y?
>
> Kind regards,
>
> Erik
>
> On Thu, Oct 13, 2016 at 11:05 AM 4levels <4lev...@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> Hi,
>
> thank you for your suggestions.  I've disabled the firewall and fail2ban
> services, let's hope that does the trick!
> I'll report back when things are better..
>
> Kind regards,
>
> Erik
>
> On Thu, Oct 13, 2016 at 9:09 AM zimbatm <zimb...@zimbatm.com> wrote:
>
> Hi,
>
> What happens if you disable fail2ban? Maybe the behaviour has changed.
>
> Or try to change the kernel and NFS versions.
>
> I know it's not much help, all I can recommend is to try and replace each
> component to reduce the error.
>
> On Wed, 12 Oct 2016, 10:51 4levels, <4lev...@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> Dear Nix'ers,
>
> I've a permanent issue since the upgrade to nixos-16.09 in my local vm
> (with kvm-qemu from an SSD partition).  The load of the vm is increasing
> over time without any signs in the output of top.  Bash completion when
> traversing directories stalls and the whole system becomes unresponsive
> after about 5 to 10 minutes with top showing a load > 30.  Even rebooting
> fails with several services failing to stop (eg. fail2ban, phpfpm, ).
>
> This has everything to do with NFS: as soon as I disable the NFS mounts,
> the system maintains normal operation.  Nginx / phpfpm are using NFS
> mounted folders for local development.
>
> These are the filesystem declarations in the nixops expression:
>
>   fileSystems."/data/dev" = {
>     device = "d01:/data/dev";
>     fsType = "nfs";
>     options = [ "defaults" "noatime" "nolock" "noacl" "vers=3" "udp"
> "actimeo=1" ];
>   };
>   fileSystems."/extra/Documents" = {
>     device = "d01:/extra/Documents";
>     fsType = "nfs";
>     options = [ "defaults" "noatime" "nolock" "noacl" "vers=3" "udp"
> "actimeo=1" ];
>   };
>
> with d01 being declared in extrahosts
>
>       networking.extraHosts = "192.168.121.1 d01 d01.local";
>
> Has anyone an idea how this could be related to the upgrade to 16.09?  On
> 16.03 this all worked normally..
>
> Kind regards,
>
> Erik aka 4levels
>
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