I was having a problem with quota hanging during login:
> During login to the SPARCstation 20 (Solaris 2.4, Jumbo patch
> 101945-23), the quota program hangs for 30-60 seconds. It may be
> trying to check quotas on (4.1.3) NFS mounted file systems since most
> users' home directories are back on their workstations. quotas are not
> enabled on the SPARCstation 20. quota also hangs if you run it once
> you are logged in.
The solution is to disable the quota program during login (if you
aren't using quotas). Several methods were given:
1. Comment out the calls to quota from /etc/.login and /etc/profile.
2. Mount all filesystems that aren't under quota control with the
3. mv quota quota.real; link quota to /bin/true.
Also, verify you aren't getting NFS timeouts (NFS server ... not
responding in /var/adm/messages).
Ted Nolan SRI Ft Gordon <email@example.com>
David Lee <T.D.Lee@durham.ac.uk>
firstname.lastname@example.org (Eric William Burger)
email@example.com (Steve Dickson)
Tom Mornini <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Nate Itkin <Nate-Itkin@ptdcs2.intel.com>
Casper Dik <casper@Holland.Sun.COM>
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