Article ID: 111352, created on May 31, 2011, last review on May 27, 2014

  • Applies to:
  • Virtuozzo 6.0
  • Virtuozzo hypervisor


When I try to make a backup of a virtual machine to my NFS share the process runs for a very long time and seem to never complete.


Most likely NFS server does not support lock operations which is why the process takes such a long time for big files.


Remount the NFS share with nolock option:

# mount -t nfs -o nolock nfsserver:/sharename /moutpoint

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