Network file system protocol allowing a user on a client computer to access files over a network in a manner similar to how local storage is accessed.

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autofs fails with directories cross-mounted on server until root accesses them

When I try to access a directory which is cross-mounted on the nfs server, the result is an "Operation not permitted" error unless root has accessed the directory recently. If the directory is not ...
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Any created file on mounted NFS has permissions Nobody

Been grappling with this for a few days and need some help, GOOGLE'in around hasnt yielded anything that worked as of yet. So here is the situation (apologies if I miss anything): -There is a main ...
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kernel 4.4.0-31 breaks my nfs mount but 4.4.0-28 is ok

I have a problem with the latest 16.04 kernel (it breaks my nas/nfs connection, it says because of file ownerships, but I suspect it is experimental stuff with update/systemd etc). I believe this ...
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What iptables rules are needed to allow an nfs share on 16.04?

Can anyone provide the exact wording/coding I would have to add to my /etc/iptables/rules.v4 file ? The server I am working on has many complicated firewall rules, and I have determined it is for sure ...
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How do I share ubuntu/virtualbox folders back to host Windows machine?

I am running ubuntu within a virtualbox hosted on Windows 10. AFAIU The standard way to share files is having the vm access certain folders shared with it. However I am concerned this might make ...
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Mounting a MyCloud share to ubuntu 16.04

After following a bunch of links online, I've still been unable to get MyCloud to mount with my Ubuntu 16.04 box. It seems to be a permissions issue, but Im not sure how to fix it or add the username ...
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Share a folder on an external hard drive between two Ubuntu 16.04 machines

As far as linux based systems go, i was born about three weeks ago but by no means am I a computer illiterate. I want to share a folder on an external hard drive physically mounted on an Ubuntu 16.04 ...
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Ubuntu Touch - Mount remote filesystems

Is Ubuntu Touch able to mount remote filesystems via sshfs, nfs, or samba shares? I would like to be able to mount a filesystem with my music and videos on my phone. However I have been unable to ...
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Ubuntu Desktop wont boot after a PXE install via NFS (boot to memtest only)

im using ERPXE to make a network multiboot to install multiple SO. First i made with Slackware and i had sucess, everything works fine. Now im trying with ubuntu-desktop 16.04 Im using the ...
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NFS(network file system) option problem

Please Note I'm trying to make connection between myserver and myclient /etc/exports ---> just single line ---> /path/ IP(rw) 'just rw option'. after that exportfs -ra or exportfs -a . done. ok ...
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Share through Samba NFS mapped

I have a problem with sharing NFS mounted. I had read this a bad practice, but I need it for working and experimental purposes. I have a Ubuntu 16.04 running on Machine A and another Linux System ...
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NFS doesn't seem to work because of files not being found

I'm using Vagrant inside a VM (VMware with Ubuntu 16.04 on Win10) and the vagrant box files from this tutorial. When changing the projectname in all those files and fixing 1,2 small erros I used ...
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How to prevent break of NFS connection?

First of all I am new in this forum and not a native English speaker. Out of this any help and patience would be appreciated ;-) I have an Ubuntu server and a Linux Mint client. For Backup reasons ...
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NFS4 Kerberos can't cd to user's home directory

I have the following problem. I set up some Servers: one CentOS machine with freeipa, acting as KDC, LDAP, DNS and NTP one Ubuntu machine acting as NFS Fileserver after this i set up a test Client ...
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Conflicts installing nfs-common - missing LSB tags and overrides

sorry I'm not very experienced with Ubuntu. I just tried to install NFS client and got this error: root@server:/usr/local/vpnserver# apt-get install nfs-common Reading package lists... Done Building ...
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How do I start statd to mount a synology nfs share?

(version 14.04) On my synology I've followed the steps to configure a share labeled /volume1/share1, but when attempting to mount on client like this: $ sudo mount 172.x.x.x:/volume1/share1 /mnt ...
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NFS between CentOS and Kubuntu

I have a CentOS 6.8 server (192.168.2.101) and Kubuntu 16.04 (192.168.2.12). I followed this tutorial https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-set-up-an-nfs-mount-on-ubuntu-14-04 as I ...
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What is the best way to restart NFS service after reboot?

I export my shares by using host names like: /export myubuntupc(rw,...) mywindowspc(ro,...) After boot up exportfs fails to resolve host name until I restart nfs-kernel-server manually. This ...
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Alternative to overlayfs on diskless 16.04 with lowerdir and upperdir over nfs?

since my own search didn't yield anything worthwhile I'm now trying to ask people who might had the same problem already. I have an diskless system up and running. Now I want to use the same image ...
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What ports do I need to open for NFS on UFW?

I currently have ports 111, 1110, 2049 and 4045 open and I am having an issue connecting to my kodi clients. When I disable UFW, everything connects just fine. I have googled and haven't found any ...
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Recovering from NFS file

I used to have a NAS storage (STOREX NAS-351). After a firmware upgrade, the system is unresponsive and won't get connected to the network. I extracted the hard drive, a Western Digital Caviar SE 500 ...
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How to test parallel computing and execution on Ubuntu

I run a task (CADO-NFS) on 15 virtual machines and it stop print the lines on the master machine as if I run this task only on one machine like my physical machine, how to know if the other machines ...
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How to run CADO-NFS on a single virtual machine and multiple virtual machines

I got the following problem about the address of the host when I tried to execute on single virtual machine and also on multiple virtual machines. Info:root: Using default parameter file ./parameters/...
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NFS prevents machine from shutting down

I have Ubuntu 14.04 and use ifplugd as network manager. I also have 2 NFS shares set up. If I unmount those shares beforehand, OS shuts down just fine, but if I don't, it never shuts down (I left it ...
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In Ubuntu 16.04 not start rpcbind on boot

Service rpcbind not start normally on boot in Ubuntu 16.04 root@HZ-Saturn /etc/systemd # systemctl status rpc-statd.service ● rpc-statd.service - NFS status monitor for NFSv2/3 locking. Loaded: ...
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Trying to create a NAS on Ubuntu 15.10

I am new to linux and am trying to make a NAS out of an old comnputer, I was going to use FreeNAS but my computer didnt reach the requirements. Here are the specs of my computer if anyone has ...
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Ubuntu Xenial not mounting nfs version 4.1

Our Ubuntu clients do not use NFS version 4.1 mounting from a server running Ubuntu trusty. The NFS version is 4.0. It is possible to force version 4.1 by providing the "vers=4.1" mount option. ...
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Display issues when logging in with LDAP authentication for Ubuntu 14.04

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04.2 in my laptop DELL LATITUDE E5450. I have also installed an LDAP client and set up LDAP authentication from my LDAP server. I also have a nfs shared home directory for ...
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Can't connect with NIS

all. I have an environment that uses NIS to connect its clients (all running the latest version of Linux Mint) to an older Ubuntu Server (10.04). We upgraded to a new server which is now running ...
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bindfs with filesystem ACL support?

I have been using the ServerPilot service to provision a Vagrant box (14.04 LTS) for local development. NFS is the fastest option when setting up a synced folder between the host and guest VM but this ...
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systemd seems to ignore _netdev option for NFS in Ubuntu 16.04

I have the following mount for NFS in /etc/fstab: 192.168.1.6:/var/share /media/share nfs hard,intr,retrans=10,timeo=10000000,_netdev 0 0 On reboot my system hangs; turns out it's the mount as ...
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Windows Deployment Services PXE Boot Ubuntu

Currently, I am using Windows Deployment Services for deployments of operating systems to devices within my home and recently I had a troublesome device that I was attempting to PXE Boot to determine ...
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Why doesn't my disk get shared via NFS?

I have had no problems getting NFS to work until now. I'm trying to mount an internal disk /dev/disk under a certain location, /location/disk, then share that location with another machine by ...
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Why are mount -a and blkid hanging?

I was trying to share an internal disk via NFS. So, two machines, A and B. MachineA mounted the disk at /data/Storage and exports /data to MachineB MachineB mounts MachineA:/data at /sharedspace/...
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How to mount a NFS share in Ubuntu 16.04?

I made a fresh install of Xubuntu 16.04 recently. Before I used 14.04 and mounted a a NFS share with the following line in the /etc/fstab 192.168.178.66:/media/user/drive /media/user/banana nfs rw 0 ...
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Why is my desktop suddenly using my home folder?

Installed gdm, using GNOME Classic. Also using LDAP for authentication and home folder designation. I realized my home folder was set to /home/users/ldapuser which is undesired behavior, because that ...
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Configuring NFS mount to use LDAP user id

My research group uses LDAP authentication for all the desktops. However, we've purchased a few laptops and would like to set them up so that they don't require LDAP authentication (so we can work ...
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How can I mount NFS directory on Unity?

An NFS directory is shared by a SPARC server. Utilizing a Samba application, it is not a problem to link a folder shared by an MS-Windows server. But, it is hard to link a directory shared by an NFS ...
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NFS sets rtkit ownership

I have a server that shared folders to a client. The issue I am facing is that when a client writes to the folder it changes the permissions server side. If I look at folder ownerships client side ...
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Nautilus and other applications freeze when bookmarked NFS share is unaccessible

I have some issues with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and NFS shares. Where I work, I am using NFS shares to access my files. Some of the locations on the shares are bookmarked in nautilus and some documents are ...
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Trying to configure NFS on a non-server ubuntu install

The goal: I have a couple 3D printers that are run from a headless Raspberry Pi with wifi. My design work is done on a Ubuntu machine on the same network. right now I am sneaker-netting my gcode ...
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How do I mount NFS through nautilus?

I have an NFS share that I need to connect to (for reasons of speed). If I try to connect through Nautilus->Connect to Server, I get the error "This file server type is not recognised." I have ...
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nfs mount causes freeze in terminal (after suspend?)

Running Ubuntu 15.10 desktop. Mounted up some folders with NFS4 from a Synology diskstation using fstab. This is example line in fstab file: x.x.x.x:/volume1/projects /home/x/Projects nfs auto 0 0 (...
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networking stopped working and I don't know why

I'm afraid I've shot myself in the foot. For a very brief while, I had the wired ethernet working with a static IP, but in tryihng to get NFS setup to share files between a raspberry pi and Ubuntu, ...
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Reconnecting network drives in fstab when changing network

I have a couple of network drive entries in /etc/fstab, and they work great as long as I'm connected to the same network from boot to shutdown. If i try to change to another WiFi (or LAN), or if I put ...
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ubuntu as vagrant vm: cannot chown to other users

I have a directory: /home/vagrant/flarum and I am trying to change the owner of the directory from root to vagrant. so I run this commond: sudo chown -R vagrant:vagrant /home/vagrant/flarum this ...
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NFS Mount on VirtualBox NAT adapter

can someone please help me mount an NFS share from a Mac host and ubuntu guest on virtualbox NAT adapter. on the guest, "ip r" gives me; default via 10.0.2.2 dev eth0 10.0.2.0/24 dev eth0 proto ...
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owner of a file should be user 'nobody' and group 'anybody'

I have exported 2 filesystems on an Ubuntu server 14.04 and mounted them from another Ubuntu server 14.04. In my /etc/exports file on the server, I deactivated the option no_root_squash for one of ...
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kernel be change boot NFS ,how to change back

I use my Ubuntu system 14.04.3 to install new kernel 4.3.3 from kernel.ubuntu.com, but I forgot to modify /etc/initramfs-tools/initramfs.conf ,this file I made nfs boot kernel before ,I want to ask ...
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Cannot login after editing /etc/fstab

I've recently changed my /etc/fstab to mount /home to a NFS. After rebooting, I cannot login anymore. The system doesn't respond after I enter my password. What options do I have now?