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Accessing network share “No such file or directory”

I have a production server where i am using network share and on this particular server there are many network shares which are getting auto mounted depending on usage of shared folder. For ...
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How to prevent autofs from stalling system when nfs share is not available

This problem has been there in OpenSuSE 10.1-12.3 and (K)Ubuntu 10.04-14.04 and I'd like to get rid of it now: We have a common software directory on an NFS share. Client-side autofs setup # ...
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LDAP + NFS + automount home directories permissions issue

When an LDAP user logs into the system they have incorrect permissions to their home directory. LDAP and NFS services exist on the same server. The directory shows the correct ownership / ...
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Static NFS mounts vs autofs direct map mounts

We are in the process of re-designing our NFS service and are at a point where we can choose either to mount our NFS shares statically from /etc/fstab at boot or as autofs direct maps. In our new ...
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nfs autofs automount of exported filesystems is empty on nfs server

I am having issues with empty nfs automounts on the nfs server itself. I'm running RHEL5.7 64bit exporting 4 directories as follows: /export/site/server13 *(fsid=0,rw,sync,crossmnt) ...
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Automounting home directories using LDAP in ArchLinux

I have managed to set up an OpenLDAP server that runs ArchLinux. I can now log in from the client (also ArchLinux) using the LDAP users. Now i want to mount the home directories over the network... I ...
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AutoFS wildcard subdirectory

I am trying to automount /home/users/<username>/secure for all users using AutoFS. Naturally I would put down this line as a direct map: /home/users/*/secure -fstype=nfs4,rw,sec=krb5p ...
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Autofs redundant failover to local mountpoint

We are using autofs to mount an NFS partition from a local server. We have a redundant server and we are failing over to this using the method mentioned in that autofs(5) man page. This is all ...
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Autofs + NFS + LDAP sudo problems

I have a setup very similar to Dan Bishop's Ubuntu 12.04 Ultimate Server Guide. I actually created a series of ansible scripts to automate this process on my github. So I have ldap+kerberos set up ...
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Automount directories only on certain clients via NIS and NFS

Is it possible to serve certain files via NIS only to a group of clients and not to all of them? It's probably a very easy task but I'm searching for a while now and don't seem to find an answer. I'm ...
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Why files disappear when using autofs

I have a disk mount as /local in the centos 5.3. Under /local/foldera/folderb/ I have lots of folders like: drwxrwxrwx root root 4096 DEC 10 10:40 Platformxx Then I've build another server and on ...
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What are the most common reasons for NFS auto mounts to fail?

Of course I need to solve a particular problem, but I'm hoping some more general answers on "how to troubleshoot automounting nfs" come up that will help more people with similar symptoms. We've got ...
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autofs mounts entire direct map

I've got a auto.master with an indirect map and a direct map. /home /etc/auto.home --timeout 60 /- /etc/auto.foo --timeout 60 auto.home: jwells -rw,noquota,intr server:/vol/home/jwells ... ...
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NFS automounter - files/dirs masked in mountpoints' parent directory

I have an NFS problem on a Redhat Ent Linux 5 host, in that I want to mount some NFS shares on /opt/backup and /opt/stage. There are also some other dirs and files in /opt e.g. /opt/myapp, ...
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398 views

AutoFS with NIS and cannot mount share owned by root

I am using Ubuntu 12.04, and am trying to use NIS with AutoFS to mount the NFS shares I have access to for projects. I can mount my networked home directory, which is used for the remote terminals, ...
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Does an NFS export with sec=krb5 *require* that the parent directory also be exported with sec=krb5?

I copied somebody's NFS server/client setup verbatim and am having trouble making sense of what's going on with it. This is the /etc/exports: /export ...
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using chained automount to mount home directory

I have set up two directories mounted with automount (via LDAP): in the /home directory automount is configured to mount * -fstype=bind :/network/srv/home/& in the /network directory one ...
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automount stops working due to hanging mount.nfs processes that leave /etc/mtab~ lock file

I've got many automount entries in LDAP for mounting ~200 nodes between each other. Often, the automounter stops working. After debugging, I figured out that it can be fixed by running rm -f ...
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Ubuntu mount of NFS home directories with AutoFS results in /etc/skel not being used

I am wanting a custom look for my Ubuntu 10.04 users, so things like the shutdown menu are not displayed and just having one panel at the bottom of the screen. Also removing some of the default ...
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Mount to NFS export of autofs mount shows empty contents

I use autofs to mount some iso files in folder /mnt/iso: Fedora-13-x86_64-DVD.iso Fedora-14-x86_64-DVD.iso Fedora-15-x86_64-DVD.iso The autofs is working fine and I can see the contents of iso ...
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autofs fails to mount nfs mounts on Ubuntu Lucid Lynx (10.04)

When booting, the system fails to mount nfs mounts due to statd not being started. After manually starting statd, nfs mounts are automatically mounted by autofs. Even though /etc/init/statd.conf ...
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How to ensure nfs home directory is mounted before login

I have a machine (with mythtv installed) which automatically login a user, whose home directory is located on a server accessed by NFS4. In about 6 of 10 times it works like a charm, but sometimes the ...
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NFSv4 with autofs automount hanging only for some users

I have a DRBD partition mounted get auto-mounted using Linux-HA, then it sets up a bind and shares the directory via NFS. This shares out a directory for user home directories. Some users work fine, ...
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autofs nfs mount Redhat share from Ubuntu client - showmount reports “RPC: Program/version mismatch”

Trying to use autofs to mount an export on my Fedora 11 workstation (xulu) from a laptop running Ubuntu 9 - but showmount runs into an annoying error - sbeam@clammy$ sudo showmount -e xulu rpc mount ...
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LDAP/NFS/PAM/AutoFS : mkhomedir PAM plugin failling

I got a working setup with OpenLDAP (authentication and NFS mount options), NFS server, AutoFS (to mount the NFS homedir) and required PAM plugin. Everything works fine except that the mkhomedir PAM ...