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RE: [SLE] nfs mount; Permission denied, bummer
  • From: "Patrick B. O'Brien" <pobrien@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 10 Mar 2005 08:55:20 -0800
  • Message-id: <6DB6E1ED582EFE45BE27468BD45B982F02AB39C0@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
See below; thank you!!!

-----Original Message-----
From: Anders Johansson [mailto:andjoh@xxxxxxxxxx]
Sent: Thursday, March 10, 2005 8:48 AM
To: suse-linux-e@xxxxxxxx
Subject: Re: [SLE] nfs mount; Permission denied, bummer

On Thursday 10 March 2005 17:39, Patrick B. O'Brien wrote:

> Nfs_server:/home/admobrien $cat /etc/exports

> /home/mysql

> -root=cascade:listserv:listserv3,access=listserv:cascade:listserv3


> Listserv works, listserv3 does not. TIA!

Hm, strange syntax, what is this nfs server running?


Can it resolve listserv3?

humboldt:/home/ $ping listserv3

PING listserv3: ( 56 data bytes

64 bytes from icmp_seq=0 ttl=64 time=2 ms

If you run whatever the equivalent of "nslookup

<ipaddress>" on the listserv3 ip, does it resolve? Same question for the


I've got them both in each others /etc/hosts table.

listserv3:/home/admobrien $ ping humboldt

PING humboldt ( 56(84) bytes of data.

64 bytes from humboldt ( icmp_seq=0 ttl=255 time=0.274 ms

64 bytes from humboldt ( icmp_seq=1 ttl=255 time=0.775 ms

Also, some NFS servers take offence at clients connecting from ports >=

in the linux nfs server you have the exports option "insecure" to allow

Could that be an issue here?

No problem mounting using this port on the nfs server by a similar nfs

If the client is behind a NAT it will get very

high ports assigned to it

Same segment


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