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[2/2] NFSROOT: Select default mount options via Kconfig

Message ID 20110407163745.8531.71254.stgit@matisse.1015granger.net (mailing list archive)
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Chuck Lever III April 7, 2011, 4:37 p.m. UTC
The current NFSROOT default mount options are pretty ancient: NFS
version 2 and UDP are deprecated in many installations.

Because embedded relies on NFSROOT, this is a tricky area to change.
So, keep the legacy defaults, but provide more modern defaults as a
build-time option.

Signed-off-by: Chuck Lever <chuck.lever@oracle.com>

 fs/nfs/Kconfig   |   13 +++++++++++++
 fs/nfs/nfsroot.c |    4 ++++
 2 files changed, 17 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

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diff --git a/fs/nfs/Kconfig b/fs/nfs/Kconfig
index ba30665..af744de 100644
--- a/fs/nfs/Kconfig
+++ b/fs/nfs/Kconfig
@@ -98,6 +98,19 @@  config ROOT_NFS
 	  Most people say N here.
+	bool "Use NFS version 3 and TCP for root file system"
+	depends on ROOT_NFS
+	default n
+	help
+	  The legacy default mount options for NFSROOT use NFS version 2
+	  and UDP.  These are deprecated, but some systems need to continue
+	  to use them as default.
+	  Everyone else can choose to use more modern mount options by
+	  default.  Select this option if your server, client, and network
+	  can handle NFS version 3 and TCP.
 	bool "Provide NFS client caching support"
 	depends on NFS_FS=m && FSCACHE || NFS_FS=y && FSCACHE=y
diff --git a/fs/nfs/nfsroot.c b/fs/nfs/nfsroot.c
index c4744e1..9effe0d 100644
--- a/fs/nfs/nfsroot.c
+++ b/fs/nfs/nfsroot.c
@@ -87,7 +87,11 @@ 
 #define NFS_ROOT		"/tftpboot/%s"
 /* Default NFSROOT mount options. */
+#define NFS_DEF_OPTIONS		"vers=3,proto=tcp,mountproto=udp"
 #define NFS_DEF_OPTIONS		"vers=2,udp,rsize=4096,wsize=4096"
 /* Parameters passed from the kernel command line */
 static char nfs_root_parms[256] __initdata = "";