NFS on an LFS machine

Brett generica at
Thu Dec 14 14:07:59 PST 2000


Can't make this long, have to run to work... late...

search at freshmeat,
its easy enough to install too

	/ Brett

On Thu, 14 Dec 2000, Caleb Land wrote:
> Hello all!
> 	I have a question about NFS.
> 	I have a file server with NFS shares that I can mount on my RedHat
> machine, and other machines, but I can't seem to access them from LFS.
> When I type something like:
> 	mount -t nfs deepthought:/mp3s /mp3s
> 	the command sits there, and I have to wait a while, and kill it to
> get my terminal back (I can't ^C out, or ^Z).  I most likely need to
> install something that isn't part of the base LFS system.  I have
> installed everything listed in the book, plus other things like X, Gnome,
> links, and other tools.
> 	My question: is there something that I have to install which is
> not listed in the NFS book?  I read the NFS howto, and the NFS *server*
> hint, but I didn't install the stuff listed since I figured that it was
> for an NFS server only.  I have NFS compiled in my kernel (2.4.0-test12
> (w/ the same config as my RedHat box))

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