[OpenIndiana-discuss] Where can I find a full Walk thru setting up nfs4 from scratch
mark0x01 at gmail.com
Mon Nov 14 06:29:52 UTC 2011
On 14/11/2011 1:11 p.m., Harry Putnam wrote:
> Running openindiana b 151a as vm guest on host win7
> Where can I find an up to date detailed description of setting up nfs4
> from scratch on a home lan zfs server with linux nfs4 clients.
> I've turned up loads of stuff googling, way too much to paw through it
> I'm running openindiana and have posted a similar request on that
> Some of the directions I've found insist on setting up nis. Do I
> really need nis to be setup to share fs with nfs on a home lan?
> This is a home lan with no real internet address on the inner network,
> just a homemade 192.168.1.0/24 setup. With a domain name of
> I'm not sure how that effects how I setup nfs4.
> I need the most basic guidance on this... I do not have a working
> knowledge of nfs.
> Hopefully there is some url online for real greenhorns that describes
> how to do this in detail.
> When I start to edit /etc/default/nfs as described in some of the
> directions I've found I see:
> # Moved to SMF. Use sharectl(1M) to manage NFS properties.
> So at least several of the guides I've run across are apparently out
> of date and insist on editing /etc/default/nfs.
> Hard to tell what guides hold water for modern solaris and offshoots.
If you can wait a few days, I can give you working configs for nfs4 on
Centos to OI, since I have a few running that config at work.
I seem to recall that only a few settings are needed to make it all work.
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