I'd like my NFS server to always use the same user ID to own the files, whatever user ID is used on the client.
Is this possible and how?
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This is possible, look at the User ID mapping section in the exports manpage.
Basically you want this in the exports line:
If you're not on linux but on BSD, do what Chris S said.