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 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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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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Diskless with Ubuntu 12.04

I'm trying to setup a new diskless solution with ubuntu 12.04 without any success. I followed this Diskless Ubuntu HowTo But the initramfs seems not to be able to mount my nfs share. On my server ...
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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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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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PlexMediaServer Not running

I had PlexMediaServer (PMS from here on) installed on my Ubuntu Machine, recently i switched from sshfs to NFS for my network shares, PMS managed to stream perfectly from my network shares when i ...
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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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Port 111/tcp open and rpcbind running on NFS server but invisible on NFS client

I am setting up an NFS sevrer on ubuntu 12.04 LTS server. Running nmap SERVER-IP on the sever gives me: PORT STATE SERVICE 22/tcp open ssh 111/tcp open rpcbind 2049/tcp open nfs ...
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Mounting and accessing Western Digital's MyCloud NAS

I have bought a Western Digital Mycloud disk. I did succeed to mount it under Lubuntu 13.10 by means of the following command: sudo mount -o soft,intr,rsize=8192,wsize=8192 :/nfs ...
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“Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages” while installing NFS server

I am trying to install an NFS server on my Ubuntu 12.04 machine but everytime it gives me an error like this: david@machineA:~$ sudo apt-get install nfs-common nfs-kernel-server Reading package ...
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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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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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Mount LevelOne GNS-2000 NFS share on Ubuntu 14.04

I'm trying to mount a LevelOne GNS-2000 NFS share, but whatever options I try, it fails. showmount 172.16.3.84 -e Export list for 172.16.3.84: /harddisk/volume_1/data/public * I tried the following ...
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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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How to PXE network boot Ubuntu Server 14.04 using NFS

So far I have a PXE server based on Ubuntu Server 14.04 setup and running, configured to serve a Linux Mint 17 live CD and Ubuntu Server 14.04. The aim is to use NFS to serve install media around the ...
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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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How to unmount NFS when server is gone?

I am mounting a NFS-folder from a server to my laptop. Unfortunately, the server goes off sometimes... The problem is, that I cannot unmount the "dead" NFS-folder. On the command-line, I get "device ...
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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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How to enable trash for NFS mounts?

The /home/users directory on my host is an NFS mount connected to a server which is not in my control. When deleting files in $HOME (/home/users/foo) with Nautilus I get the following message: ...
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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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To update or not to update

My research lab has a super computer cluster, however they are all using Ubuntu 9.10. I need to install nfs-kernel-server on the individual nodes so I can access to and process the files from a single ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Cannot mount nfs4 share: no such file or directory

I am trying to get a basic nfs4 working between two machines (let's call them server and client). I have followed this manual by letter to no avail. Here's what I'm getting: root@server#: tail -n 2 ...
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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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Crashplan - NFS: Backup engine does not have access to the given location

Hello and thanks in advance for any guidance. Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Desktop. Crashplan, latest version. I've got an NFS share that appears to be happily mounted - I can create/delete files on the ...
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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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Ubuntu 12.04 NFS v4 mount error incorrect mount option was specified

I am trying to mount a nfs folder over network from NFS Server to NFS Client. My NFS Server configuration looks like this /mount 192.168.145.128/255.255.255.0(rw,sync,no_subtree_check) ...
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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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SSH vs SMB vs NFS for GUI file transfer

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 on many computers at my school (I am a teacher and the head tech dude). I use Clonezilla to massively clone desktops and laptops. I want to easily share the disk images ...
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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? ...