Problem with NFS

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Problem with NFS

Postby diskun » 2010/08/27 14:06:33


I installed NFS and portmap for export a folder to another PC. /usr/local. ftp is server's hostname and ws01 is client's hostname.

I edited file /etc/exports with next text:

/usr/local ws01(rw,root_squash) *(ro)

I restarted service portmap and nfs.

From client, I try check connection with server with command:

showmount -e ftp

and result is:

mount clntudp_create: RPC: Port mapper failure - RPC: Unable to receive

Anyone can help me?

Sorry, but my english is poor

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Problem with NFS

Postby pschaff » 2010/08/27 17:54:33

Did you do "exportfs -a" after the changes? Have you verified that the services are running? Is the firewall on ftp open to the client?

Things to try:

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service nfs status
service portmap status
exportfs -a
service iptables stop
service nfs restart
service portmap restart