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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Getting time out error using NFS on Synology NAS

I know this question has been asked a few times, but please bear with me. I'm new to Linux (only been using for a few months, but I like to think I have learnt fairly quickly, and am halfway confident ...
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nfs-kernel-server keeps failing in Ubuntu

I'm trying to create NFS share in Ubuntu 14.04 strictly following this tutorial: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/SettingUpNFSHowTo. root@srv:~# service nfs-kernel-server start * Exporting ...
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Automouting NFS share inside NAT'd LXC container fails

I have 2x Ubuntu 14.04 LXC setups One is on bare metal hardware and containers are assigned IP adresses directly from the network The other one is on an ESXi virtual machine and using NAT via the ...
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nfs4 permission denied: UID GID numbers shown for owner. I expected strings

I do not get the expected file permissions from my Lan Server using NFS4. Mounting the 'exports' dir as a client works fine. ls outputs the correct folder content. But if the client tries to cd into ...
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access removable device remotely by NFS

I have a server and some clients sharing some directories using NFS. Now I want to have access (both read and write) to any removable device (such as external hard disk) which attaches to server ...
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Diskless Problem Network

I'm new on the askubuntu.com and I want to expose my problem. I'm sorry for my poor english. I have a big project to implement a big cluster calculations. I'm stuck at a part, let me explain. The ...
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Network Interface Device Naming on tftpboot

We are doing a netboot via tftpboot on some new nodes we installed. Basically, I can't figure out how ubuntu decides to name the network interface for each node. A line in our pxelinux.cfg looks like ...
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NFS mount. Permission issue?

Attempting to mount an NFS share on my server and the following seems to be as far as I get... I've tried various solutions apart from an OS reload, which may be coming still... :) Not running an ...
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NFS Share Mount Issue

I have my main PC, and a server PC on my network. I don't always power on my server and this is causing an issue with my NFS share/mount. If I start my main PC and use it for a bit and then I decide ...
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how to mount a NFs share on 14.04 from FreeNAs

Not sure how to formulate the question since i am quite a newbie but this is my problem and i can't seem to find a solution. I run a Linux-Ubuntu 14.04 on which I have installed Sonar. I want Sonar ...
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LDAP to create home directories in NFS location

I am trying to setup LDAP in a way that when a user logs in , it creates the home directory in the nfs location. I use a Synology NAS box. I tried Automount - autofs with auto.home as per synology ...
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sharing swap partition on network

I have an HPC including a server and about 20 diskless computing nodes. The server has a swap partition. I wonder if I could use this swap partition over network (ie. using NFS) to be used by ...
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How to setup an LDAP server with NFS on Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS?

I am having the hardest time trying to find a really good tutorial on how to setup an LDAP server with an NFS server. I have an LDAP server already setup and working and have tried this tutorial ...
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is it possible to share an nfs share?

I have multiple nfs shares from multiple sources, I would like to centralize all shares to re-dispatch them... I've tried but I can't see the content of a shara from the center of operations... Can ...
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How to use NFS to share a mounted drive?

I have a SSD where I store my OS and I have a 1 TB hard-drive where I store my files (mounted at /run/media/owner/ExtraHDD/). I want to share my files. I can share my SSD (such as /home/owner) using ...
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NFS performance issues, freezing, not connecting

Ubuntu Server 15.10 with NFS server on it sharing using: cat /etc/exports /nfsexport/Common/ 192.0.0.0(rw,nohide,no_subtree_check,sync) Server runs at max 5% memory and CPU usage. There 3 LAN ...
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Random disconnects Ubuntu 15

I don't really know where to begin. I have a desktop that I recently switched from Window 7 to Ubuntu 15.10. I use it as a server to host media to my Kodi clients throughout the house. It worked fine ...
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mount.nfs access denied by server

Here are the steps I've taken so far: server01 # apt-get install nfs-kernel-server server01 # mkdir /home/acoder/Public server01 # vi /etc/fstab I found some useful info when grepped "mount": ...
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Vagrant NFS folders + Firewall rules

I am trying to configure the firewall -via the GUI tool- on 14.04 by adding rules to allow NFS folder sharing with my vagrant box. However this only works when the firewall is disabled as on vagrant ...
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Why does NFS hang after each file is copied?

When I'm bulk copying files to my NAS over NFS, the file operation will hang for about 20 seconds after each file is copied. Originally I thought is was just the POS consumer NAS box I was using with ...
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Backups runs fine first time, but hangs on “Verifying” subsequent times

I'm having problems with Ubuntu's backups utility (which I believe is maybe the new name for Deja Dup?). First time I run a backup (to a NFS drive that mounts on startup) it works fine - it makes a ...
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mount.nfs: access denied by server while mounting (with NFSv4)

I'm running two VMs (Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS) as NFSv4 server and client: nfs4server 172.28.128.3 nfs4client 10.0.2.16 On nfs4server, I have nfs-kernel-server and nfs-common installed. The mount point ...
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Ubuntu 14.04, local network broken after some time

I have mount nfs drive to my vultr server (Ubuntu 14.04), nfs drive mount from private network. I write some data to nfs, after some time of work my private network broken. When i tried to ping other ...
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NFS hangs in Ubuntu 15.10

i have problem with nfs in 15.10. Before 15.10 i use 14.04 with nfs shares from my server without problems for years. But after new Ubuntu 15.10 installation my nfs shares sometimes stop responding. ...
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Files/Directories created with no permissions on NFS mount

This is reposted here to hopefully attract som answers. Original post: http://superuser.com/questions/1001470/files-directories-created-on-nfs-mount-with-no-permissions I have a set up with a client ...
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Installing .net framework using wine [duplicate]

I am trying to install .NET frameworks on an Ubuntu system in Wine. wine --version 1.6.2 winetricks --version 20140302 The wine is a 32bit version. I get either of two errors: unable to find a ...
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Help Me Understand NFS File Sharing Please

I really don't understand something with NFS and UID's. When you install Ubuntu you get a default UID of 1000. So if I install Ubuntu on 10 machines, all 10 machines would have a UID of 1000. So when ...
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Installation of NFS Ubuntu 15.10

I was trying to install NFS into ubuntu and I get this error: rpcbind not configured dpkg: error processing package nfs-common (--configure): dependency problems - leaving unconfigured dpkg: ...
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NFS hangs on resume from suspend [after Wily update]

I updated to Wily a week ago. Previously, nfs (by autofs) mounts worked fine after suspend. Now they don't, and it's causing all apps that have open files on the network to hang and complain. When I ...
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Freezing on copy to and from NFS network

i have a NAS shared on 4 ubuntus 14.04.3 LTS and 15.04, the NAS file system is NFS, the NAS Storage is made to be auto mounted on startup using fstab FSTAB Entry: 192.168.0.2:/nfs ...
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Sharing drives/folders in a family - but in different households?

I have a LAN with a few Ubuntu machines. My brother has a LAN with a few Linux machines. We want to share some folders between each other, with full read/write access. How? The special challenge is ...
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NFS exports - multiples

I have a directory with 3 subdirs and want to export each of those aubdirs to 2 clients, but with the same options, i.e. not simply duplicating them on multiple lines in /etc/exports. So far I have ...
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Why only one network works when I try to connect different usb-based ethernet in ubuntu - 14?

I have a HP laptop with one in built Ethernet connector. Also, I have two usb-ethernet adapters. When I connect one connection i.e. in built one, the other connection goes down. Also, many a times, ...
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error with install nfs-common

I am trying to install NFS on my Ubuntu machine, the information of my PC is as the following: Ubuntu version: kernel version: 3.16.0-30-generic when i use the the following command: apt-get ...
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NFS Naming Convention

When I used Samba the naming convention to connect to a file share in the browser was smb://<server_ip>/<sharename>/ Now that I am using NFS, what is the naming convention I should use? ...
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df -h shows different size on nfs client than on nfs server

I am running ubuntu 14.04 LTS on two servers in AWS. One is running nfsd and the other is running the client. I made a 250GB EBS volume and shared it, then I went onto the client and mounted it. ...
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NFS Client Server Question

I'm a little confused by the need for clients and servers in NFS. I currently use 2 Linux PC's and share files between them with Samba. So Samba just allows me to share files and folders between the ...
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How to configure a nfs server on Ubuntu 14.0.3 LTS

I have been using a samba server for the last year or so and since every computer in my house is running some form of Linux I thought that it might be better to have a NFS server in stead of a samba ...
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How can I make Samba file shares work on NFS filesystems?

I have a dedicated server with 2x2 TB RAID disks and a NAS with 7.2TB of storage space, with the NAS divided into three partitions. I want to be able to allow remote users to store files on the NAS, ...
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NFS share becomes unresponsive and prevents programs from functioning

Ive got a server with transmission, and a few other programs running. Im trying to connect to a WD My cloud network drive. Ive got it mounted as an NFS share, but if I use LS or have a program acsess ...
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unable to set permissions to nfs shared sub folder

I have a common nfs folder under which i have many folders which needs to be accessed by particular users. how can i set subfolder permissions?? we create these folders from Linux and users access it ...
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Boot Xubuntu from nfs with a casper-rw nfs-device

I'm trying to set up a persistent boot using ipxe. I manage to boot into the image with this command initrd Xubuntu/casper/initrd.lz || failed kernel Xubuntu/casper/vmlinuz root=/dev/nfs ...
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Freeze on losing network connection

When I mount a server file system that is located in a local network over nfs on my laptop, the laptop freezes whenever the network connection is lost. Both the file explorer (Dolphin) window freezes, ...
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NFS security troubleshooting — is group being sent?

I don't have an in-depth knowledge of NFS but have been using it for the longest time without any problems on standard Ununtu Server setups. I recently purchased a QNAP nas device, which does nfs, ...
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How to force/request vlc to buffer a video completely?

I'm watching videos on network mounts of a home server (cifs or nfs - that shouldn't matter) and experience the videos to cut during reboots during maintenance because the network mounts are not ...
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Setting up ClusterFS with HAProxy

My environments looks like this: 1 x Load Balancer (IP: 100.0.0.1) 2 x Web Servers (IPs: 100.0.0.2 & 100.0.0.3) 2 x Storage Servers (IPs: 100.0.0.4 & 100.0.0.5) Please note that IPs are ...
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Can Not Create NFS Share on Additional Drive

I have successfully followed the instructions here to share the example folders using Ubuntu Desktop 14.04 host (192.168.1.101) and Server 14.04 client (192.168.1.181: Virtualbox 5.0 VM). However, ...
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minidlna not finding media share on startup

I run minidlna in a vm using KVM. The vm accesses the media shares on a RAID on the host using NFS. Every night the server suspends to disk using RTCwake and restarts the following evening. I changed ...
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How can I get read/write access to NFS share of Synology NAS?

I have read access only to the mounted NFS share. With 'no squash mapping' set on the NAS, Ubuntu regular user gets Permission denied when trying to cd into the share and can only get read access ...
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Samba/nfs mounts on laptop

The 'mount' utility really frustrating me, when I use this for cifs/nfs mounts. My laptop runs Kubuntu 15.04 and I have a Synology NAS in my home network. The problem here is the my laptop is... a ...