Subject: Re: NFS
To: None <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/22/1997 07:55:36
On Tue, 20 May 1997 13:46:01 (-0500) 
 Mister Gandalf <> wrote:

 > NFS server is the one with the new kernel and the rest have 1.2.1 instal=
 > led.
 > Prior to this kernel upgrade (using 1.2B before), NFS mounts worked grea=
 > t. Now
 > when I mount a directory mount returns no error and yet when I do a "df"=
 >  that
 > mount doesn't show up and an "ls" in that dir returns "Permission denied=
 > ". I

The NFS server now requires a privileged port for _all_ transactions,
not just mounts.  It appears as if your mounts are using the privileged
port, already.  As a work-around until you update the clients, you may
use the -noresport option in /etc/exports.

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