Section G.5. NFS Management and Configuration

G.5. NFS Management and Configuration

Table G-5 shows differences in Linux and Solaris NFS management and configuration tasks.

Table G-5. [*] NFS Management and Configuration Tasks

Task/Configuration File



Manually start the NFS server

/etc/init.d/nfs.server start

RHEL: /etc/init.d/nfs start SLES: /etc/init.d/nfsserver start

Mount a resource on an NFS client

mount -F nfs server://resource/mount/point

mount server://resource

NFS server general config file



NFS logging options config file



Share all exported filesystems


exportfs -a

Share a new filesystem


exportfs -o

Config file of shared filesystems



[*] Table A-7 of IBM Redbook

UNIX to Linux Porting. A Comprehensive Reference
UNIX to Linux Porting: A Comprehensive Reference
ISBN: 0131871099
EAN: 2147483647
Year: 2004
Pages: 175 © 2008-2017.
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