nfs (Network File System) created by Sun Microsystems. NFS allows a client system to access network files as if local.

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Virtualbox withdebian host/guest failing with NFS

I have the following vagrant script: Vagrant.configure(2) do |config| config.vm.box = "puppetlabs/debian-8.2-64-puppet" config.vm.network "private_network", type: "dhcp" config.vm....
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share the encfs encrypted “.directory” via NFS

encfs uses FUSE to mount an encrypted directory (a hidden ".directory" by convention) onto another directory specified by the user. I want to share the encrypted ".directory" via NFS where it will ...
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Permission problem with cp/mv and nfs

I have a drive with ntfs mounted on one computer and made available to a second computer using NFS. On the second computer I'm able to read and write to this drive but with a catch; cp will create a ...
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Proxmox Master Node crashes

I've inadvertently discovered a Proxmox bug. I run a personal cluster of 4 nodes (a technology lab for giggles and gags). Each node has a Dell Perc 5i and 4 HDDs in RAID 10. The standard Proxmox ...
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NFS mount fails at boot time

I have the following in /etc/fstab on FreeBSD: venture:/usr/redacted /usr/local/redacted nfs rw 0 0 This fails during boot. However, after boot, the following command succeeds ...
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How to detect a specific WIFI network is connected by udev?

My system on laptop is Funtoo. I have a NAS at home and I'd like to mount some partitions automatically. Manually mount through NFS works already. Simply add lines to /etc/fstab is not a good solution,...
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access denied for folder in NFS share possibly for new users only. Why? [closed]

On a one of our NFS filers, a user is unable to access the folders having group ownership and permissions. $ id -a uid=3234243(user1) gid=18027(sv_users) groups=18027(sv_users),18606(lts) $ls -ld /...
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mount Linux NFS. rpc.statd is not running

I have Ubuntu 12.04 as the NFS server. The clients are Linux. My /etc/exports file has 1 line, /folderToExport *(rw,async,no_subtree_check) /etc/init.d/nfs-kernel-server status shows that the ...
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Mount windows share

I've just literally spent about 2 hours trying to simply mount a windows share on linux. Mounting with cifs causes deadly hangs as discussed here. So I tried to mount via nfs as discussed in this ...
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Redhat : “gluster volume status” shows NFS Server on localhost as N/A and Offline

I have 2 Nodes GlusterFS setup on 2 Redhat 6.7 Servers. (GlusterFS versions are both 3.7.12) Then the "NFS Server on localhost" status on one Server shows "n/a" and Online "N", while it is showing all ...
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Bad user/group via NFSv4 mount: nobody user?

We have 3 servers: An NFS server: 1.2.3.4 (rhel 6.8) A good NFS client: SERVER5G (rhel6.8) A bad NFS client: SERVER6B (rhel6.3) Problem with the SERVER6B (bad nfs client) is that it shows the user/...
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Unable to mount root fs over NFS

I am attempting to set up the first (of many) Raspberry Pis running Pidora (a Fedora Remix) to boot from an NFS share. It is my goal to eventually place a dozen or more Raspberry Pis in the datacenter ...
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NFS exports all_squash,anonuid,anongid mapping all client users to owner on server (working) still needs world readable permissions on the server?

My /etc/exports on the NFS server: /home/username/Documents/some/folders/deep 192.168.1.10(rw,sync,all_squash,anonuid=1000,anongid=1000) This seems to be working as intended for the most part. ...
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What does the “sticky bit” mean in NFS?

I'm trying to figure how is the sticky bit used in NFS v3. RFC 1813 says on page 22: 0x00200 Save swapped text (not defined in POSIX). What do they mean by "swapped text"? In "NFS Illustrated", ...
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iptables rules to access/mount a remote NFS server

Actually when iptables rules are not cleared, trying to mount a remote NFS share failed with a timeout. After a reset of iptables rules, i'm allowed to mount properly the NFS remote server. What are ...
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Apache keeps loading the page

If the www directory is mounted from another server through NFS and there is some problem on NFS server , ( some NFS related service is stuck or stopped) , in the mean time if some page is accessed , ...
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Mounting a NFS Directory into Host Volume that is shared with Docker

Consider the following Docker container: docker run --rm -it -v /tmp:/mnt/tmp alpine sh This mounts the host directory /tmp into /mnt/tmp inside of the alpine container. Now, on the Host System I ...
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Cannot read mounted NFS share on client

I'm having some troubles with reading a NFS mount. I have server1 and client1. They are both SLES 12 SP1. server1: server1:/ # cat /etc/exports /usr/zap/trans *(rw,root_squash,sync,...
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rpc.statd is not running but is required for remote locking (statd unrecognized service)

I'm attempting to mount a nfs share (fstab entry below) example.com:/sharefolder /mnt/localmount nfs defaults The following error is returned: mount.nfs: rpc.statd is not ...
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Many troubles trying to mount QNAP NFS server on Ubuntu mount point

I have a QNAP TS-251 NAS with a pair of 4 GB drives set up as RAID 1, running as a server, mainly for backups. It has the default operating system, QTS 4.2.0 (2016/01/19), which I think is current. It'...
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What is the maximum file size for NFS4?

I googled and it says it's a 64-bit file system; does this mean I can have up to 2^63 bits in a file? In general, are there variations between maximum file sizes in 64-bit file systems? Also what are ...
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NFS high availability

I am in a situation where I would like to provide NFS servers in high availability. The setup I currently have is a VMware enviroment, with shared storage via a SAN using iSCSI. Simply, I have a ...
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NFS no longer mounts: rpc-statd fails to start

Whenever I try to start an NFS mount I get: Feb 12 00:02:19 martin-xps.lico.nl rpc.statd[23582]: Version 1.3.2 starting Feb 12 00:02:19 martin-xps.lico.nl rpc.statd[23582]: Flags: TI-RPC Feb 12 00:02:...
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Add parameters to NFS mount

I try to start Android on device via NFS and TFTP. Everything goes good until Android system starts booting. Something happens with network parameters and connection falls and boot freezes [ 60....
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Not able to automount NFS share

I am using RHEL 6 and not able to mount NFS Share via automount . My Config files are as follows :- #cat /etc/auto.master /mnt auto.mnt #cat /etc/auto.mnt /nfsshare -fstype=nfs,no_root_squash,rw,...
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Configure NFS server to accept connections from unpriviledged ports

I'm working on custom-made NFS client and would like for the purpose of testing to allow connecting to my server from the ports that don't require elevated privileges. I'm sure there was a way of ...
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Trouble mounting a centos NFS export on Windows 2012 R2

Hoping somebody can help me out here. Have been struggling with this for a while now. I have a Centos 6.7 box which has NFS installed. I have an export/share configured; my exports file is like so.....
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Why do I get “no credentials cache” error when mounting Kerberized NFS share?

I have two systems on a local network, nfsclient (CentOS 7) and nfsserver (CentOS 6). These names correctly resolve to their IP addresses, and Kerberos is working between them (nfsserver is the KDC). ...
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Inbound and Outbound ports need to open for NFS in AWS

What are the required ports (Inbound and Outbound) that need to be opened in AWS while configuring NFS? While mounting, I'm getting the timeout error. I'm using Ubuntu 16 as server and client.
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What could be the cause for going to uniterruptable deep sleep state for this particular make process?

I am trying to understand 'D' state correctly. In my case, the following process went to 'D' state: make -f freac/CMakeFiles/freac_objs.dir/build.make freac/CMakeFiles/freac_objs.dir/build It is ...
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NAS set-up issue with NFS protocol in linux Mint

I have a Synology NAS that I'm trying to map in my Linux machine as if its like a regular HDD drive. I have looked all over the internet without being able to figure out how this thing works. I have ...
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NFS: failed to create MNT RPC client status = -101

I am trying for network file system (NFS) booting between two systems. I am using dhcp server to assign IP-address for client. And my kernel and root file system are present in server. My client is ...
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NFS doesn't seem to work because of files not being found

I'm using the vagrant box files from this tutorial. When changing the projectname in all those files and fixing 1,2 small erros I used vagrant up to init the box. At some point the bootstrap.sh ...
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Issues with NFS home, if user logs in more than once via LDAP

I would like to know if there are any potential issues with this set up, and how I can set it up to prevent these problems: *LDAP Server *Home drives mounted to NFS Server *User logging in from more ...
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set up NFS two way syncronization [closed]

I have two servers that I want to "share" the home folder of, such that when I make changes on Server A they appear on Server B and when I make changes on Server B they appear on Server A. Right now ...
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Disable NFSv4 (server) on Debian, allow NFSv3

How can the NFS server on a Debian 8 system be limited to NFSv3? By default, shares can be mounted with both vers=3 and vers=4. /etc/default/nfs-kernel-server: # To disable NFSv4 on the server, ...
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Mounting Directory - Connection Refused

I am trying to mount a Directory from my server to my local machine. This is because I want to edit the directory and execute the files without having the manually push the files to the server after ...
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Synchronising millions of files between two Linux servers

I have a server which exports a directory containing ~7 million files (mostly images) from its local disk to network clients via NFS. I need to add a second one for the sake of HA, and to keep it in ...
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Why do I need NFS for PXE booting a linux os?

I have created a Raspi PXE boot server (DHCP/TFTP) in order to boot IPCop on a computer and it works fine. I have not used NFS technology. I have read many posts about PXE booting with NFS but I don't ...
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NFS connection refused

I want to set up a filesharing server with NFS. But when I want to show the conetnts of export I get this: manuel@server ~ $ showmount clnt_create: RPC: Port mapper failure - Unable to receive: errno ...
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Setting up Network File Share on raspberry pi, need to restart nfs-kernel-server each time the system is started

I am building a 4 node raspberry pi cluster,so one head node, and 3 compute nodes, following this tutorial: http://makezine.com/projects/build-a-compact-4-node-raspberry-pi-cluster/ And I am trying ...
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Using a NFS for gcc, Apache, PHP, MySQL, glibc

I have 7 SLES VM. I am compiling always the newest version of gcc and all dependencies. Apache and all dependencies. PHP and all dependencies. MySQL and all dependencies. glibc and all dependencies. ...
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Cannot start NFS in Centos 7

I can't start an NFS server in CentOS7. The packages downloaded: yum -y install nfs-utils yum -y install nfs-utils-lib Enable/start services systemctl enable/start rpcbind systemctl enable/start ...
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Help checking the integrity of NFS files with tripwire

I installed tripwire for integrity checker. I want tripwire to checks some NFS mounted folders on the network, but it says: **The object: "/mnt/nfs/etc" is on a different file system...ignoring. The ...
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UID mapping in NFS

Can anyone let me know how can I map a UID 162 to UID 107. Files in my nfs are getting created with ownership 162:162 but on my local machine the userid for that specific user is 107 so I need to map ...
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Error when attempting to mount NFSv4 file system

I am having a problem mounting an NFS v4 share on a RHEL6 system, when attempting to mount the file system with the command "mount -t nfs4 nfsserver:/home /media/home" I receive the following error ...
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NFSv3 works but not NFSv4 on Armbian

I am trying to mount a NFS share from a NAS, it work flawlessly on my pc (Arch) but on my odroid (Armbian), only NFSv3 works, not NFSv4. $ sudo mount.nfs -vvv 10.10.0.131:/volume1/Owncloud data rw ...
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NFS umount fails to find directory in /proc/mounts

When mounting an NFS share manually using mount and a path of the form <domain/ip>:<path>/<path> or <domain/ip>:/<path>/<path>, umount fails to find the path in /...
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Files not appearing immediately on remote system after SFTP put command

I'm encountering a bizarre issue. I'm sending files to a remote machine using SFTP's put command. However, even though my machine says the transfer is finished, the files don't appear immediately in ...
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does NFS overrides TCP keepalive time?

NFS server somehow disconnect NFS client detect server is disconnected client tries to reconnect server reappears and reconnect successfully it seems that TCP keepalive, connection timeout is ...