Can not start NFS Server

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Can not start NFS Server

Postby un1x » 2012/01/11 09:44:22

I am unable to start the NFS service. When starting there is no error. But the services are stopt after it. No messages at all in /var/log/messages. Same happens to rpcbind serivce. Any idea what this could be? I also tried to disable iptables. Any idea what the issue could be?

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[root@server1 ~]# service nfs start
[root@server1 ~]# service nfs status
rpc.svcgssd is stopped
rpc.mountd is stopped
nfsd is stopped
rpc.rquotad is stopped

[root@server1 ~]# service rpcbind start
[root@server1 ~]# service rpcbind status
rpcbind is stopped

[root@server1 ~]# cat /etc/exports
/tmp *(ro)

[root@server1 ~]# chkconfig --list | egrep '(rpcbind|nfs)'
nfs             0:off   1:off   2:on    3:on    4:on    5:on    6:off
nfslock         0:off   1:off   2:on    3:on    4:on    5:on    6:off
rpcbind         0:off   1:off   2:on    3:on    4:on    5:on    6:off
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Can not start NFS Server

Postby gerald_clark » 2012/01/11 14:31:36

This exact problem was on irc at the same time and was the result of editing init files on a Windows box.
If the OP is the same person, please update the forum.
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Re: Can not start NFS Server

Postby matker » 2012/05/01 19:07:32


I have exactly the same issue. Iptables and selinux is off.

Appreciate any help on this.


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Re: Can not start NFS Server

Postby pschaff » 2012/05/01 19:08:18

Welcome to the CentOS fora. Please see the recommended reading for new users linked in my signature.

After reading those links you should realize why you should not hijack threads as you have done. Please start a new Topic for your issue to get the attention you need, providing a link to this one if required for context.
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