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authorKenneth Dsouza <kdsouza@redhat.com>2018-01-29 22:16:08 +0530
committerPavel Shilovsky <pshilov@microsoft.com>2018-03-09 10:44:14 -0800
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update mount.cifs manpage with info about echo_interval option.
Adds information regarding reconnection time. Acked-by: Sachin Prabhu <sprabhu@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Kenneth D'souza <kdsouza@redhat.com>
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option. Minshall+French symlinks are used even if the server supports
the CIFS Unix Extensions.
+ sets the interval at which echo requests are sent to the server on an
+ idling connection. This setting also affects the time required for a
+ connection to an unresponsive server to timeout. Here n is the echo
+ interval in seconds. The reconnection happens at twice the value of the
+ echo_interval set for an unresponsive server.
+ If this option is not given then the default value of 60 seconds is used.
+ The minimum tunable value is 1 second and maximum can go up to 600 seconds.
Use inode numbers (unique persistent file identifiers) returned by the
server instead of automatically generating temporary inode numbers on