Subject: Re: misc/17851: nfs client behaves strangely wrt uid 60001
From: David Laight <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 08/14/2002 11:11:18
> This appears to be an NFS server bug in Solaris:
> NFS: ----- Sun NFS -----
> NFS: Proc = 1 (Get file attributes)
> NFS: Link count = 1, User ID = 4294967294, Group ID = 103
I'm not so sure, you may find that '-2' is specified to be used
under certain circumstances - eg for files that are uid 0 but
root permisions don't apply.
At a guess the NFS client end is supposed (expected?) to translate
these back to (say) uid nobody.
David Laight: email@example.com