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Re: [SLE] Help with NFS
  • From: Dylan <dylan@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 25 Jul 2005 22:21:20 +0100
  • Message-id: <200507252221.20943.dylan@xxxxxxxxxxx>
On Monday 25 Jul 2005 21:47, Donald D Henson wrote:
> Dylan wrote:
> I did but I don't think I understood the options. Based on Ken's
> recommendations, I have changed the IP address of both machines
> (toshiba = and linux = Assuming this
> solves one of my problems, what next?

1) Name Resolution:

on toshiba, add the address for linux to /etc/hosts: linux

similarly for toshiba in linux's file. In both cases, make sure there is
a blank line at the end of the file.

2) Set the export on toshiba to:


then restart the NFS service (if you are using yast it'll restart the
service for you.)

On linux, try to explicitly mount the the export (as root):

mount -t nfs /mnt

then see if you can ls /mnt


> > Dylan
> --
> Donald D. Henson, Managing Director
> West El Paso Information Network
> The "Non-Initiation of Force Principle" Rules

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