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NFS, Quota and LDAP

I have the following scenario in two servers with Debian: Server #1 OpenLDAP, NFS exporting /home Server #2 PAM with pam_ldap configured to authenticate against Server #1, /home directory mounted ...
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How do I trace and troubleshoot recvfrom resource temporarily unavailable errors on an NFS Fat Client?

I'm running a few dozen Debian Wheezy diskless fat clients and, while trying to diagnose a slow performance web browser issue, I noticed IceWeasel(version 24.0-1~bpo70+1) was getting a ton of recvfrom ...
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NFS server export list empty

After upgrading my router, I am unable to mount NFS shares from a Debian server on an OS X client. I have updated /etc/exports according to the new IP address of the client (first line previously ...
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Mounting NFS stopped working after server upgrade to newest Debian?

I have NFS server that is working as a general filer in a LAN. Recently due to disk malfunction, I lost everything there, so I got new disks, reinstalled newest Debian (jessie), copied back config ...
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Debian 7 NGINX OwnCloud - move data-folder to NFS-mount permission problems?

Case: Debian 7.1.0 server running nginx 1.2.1, hosting OwnCloud 5.0.13 OwnCloud default installed in /var/www/owncloud Files uploaded to owncloud reside in /var/www/owncloud/data However, diskspace is ...
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Access Forbidden for Apache to a Windows Server 2012 NFS share

I have a Windows 2012 Server with an NFS share that is mounted on a Debian webserver running Apache. Apache is attempting to serve files from the the share but is getting a 403 access forbidden error. ...
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run nfs server version 3 only

I'm a RHEL guy, and new to debian/ubuntu, I have just setup an nfs server, and when I mount a share on a client, it uses version 4, how can I get the server to run with nfs version 3 only? PS: our ...
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How to create multiple shares from Debian using NFS that can be mounted in windows 7

I have a Debian machine that I'm using as a media server/file server. It's running Debian wheezy. I have a raid volume i've set up using mdadm. All working fine. I've set up some primitive FTP ...
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KVM guest storage difference with NBD and NFS

I am setting up my own little private cloud for my own use maybe for a project or to. I am using linux kvm on debian 6. I have 3 servers 2 of them for compute nodes and 1 storage node. I would I have ...
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Poor write performance on Debian server running NFS with 22TB exported JFS filesystem

I am currently running a debian server that is exporting a large JFS filesystem (22TB) over NFS (nfs-kernel-server.) When attempting to write to the NFS share, the performance is very poor. The 22TB ...
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Setting up a Mac Mountain Lion NFS client to securely access Debian NFS server

Okay, I’m going just about insane here. Trying to set up an OS X (10.8.2) NFS client to connect to Debian (6.0.6) nfs server. I’ve mostly been following instructions here: ...
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NFS daemon not starting up with error message “Kernel does not have pseudo root support”

My nfs daemon is not starting up anymore. I see the following entries in the syslog: Sep 26 18:21:10 VOXWEBPRODDHNCGN001 mountd[3401]: Kernel does not have pseudo root support. Sep 26 18:21:10 ...
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Debian Squeeze stable: ifstate file does not contain the network interface (related to failing NFS mount at boot)

The automatic NFS mount at boot doesn't work. This is my fstab row: nas:/backups /mnt/nas_backups nfs rw,_netdev,auto 0 0 Using mount -a it works, but at boot it doesn't work. ...
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high load average, high wait, dmesg raid error messages (debian nfs server)

Debian 6 on HP proliant (2 CPU) with raid (2*1.5T RAID1 + 2*2T RAID1 joined RAID0 to make 3.5T) running mainly nfs & imapd (plus samba for windows share & local www for previewing web pages); ...
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Timing issues with OpenVPN and NFS mounts (Debian Squeeze)

I'm trying to mount NFS filesystems over an OpenVPN link on Debian Squeeze. The problem is that the default layout of init scripts and such tries to mount the NFS filesystems before bringing up the ...
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www-data is unable to write to an NFS share

On Debian Squeeze, I created an NFS share with these options rw,sync,no_root_squash,no_subtree_check,insecure and on the other Debian Squeeze I can successfully mount it and read write with root, but ...
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NFSv4 - ACLs not working

I've setup an NFSv4 server (Debian) and client (Ubuntu/Mythbuntu). It seems that uid username mapping is working nicely out-of-the-box (I get correct usernames on ls -l if the usernames match between ...
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NFS support in iptables (or other firewall)

How do I enable NFS mounts/shares with iptables with DROP policy? NFS uses dynamically assigned ports, thus it is difficult to use with firewalls. I have an NFS server and a few clients. I would ...
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'Stale NFS file handle' error but no NFS mount present

One virtual machine runnning on Xen host experienced 'Stale NFS file handle' problems and I can't explain it while there is no NFS mount present. The problem occurs when listing the content on a ...
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NFS Common Utilities fails to start

I created a virtual machine and installed Debian 6 on it, and then copied the hard drive to be used by another virtual machine. For the newly copied virtual machine, I changed the IP address, hostname ...
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redundant nfs share

We are storing files on a network share, our application is mountig this drive using nfs. Now we have the requirement to have this drive redundant. We can add a second server and then synchronize ...
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NFSv4 is not added to rpc

I'm using Debian testing and although I've added NEED_IDMAPD="yes" to /etc/default/nfs-common. My exports file is: /nfs4exports ...
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How can I access to a folder as it was one on my own server but on a remote?

I need to provide to an application data in folder but this folder is on remote server. I know I can use NFS or SAMBA but I'm not a sysadmin, and I just know how to set up such mount point, as a ...
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Best practices for mounting Sun SAN NFS on Linux (Debian Squeeze)

Anyone got bestpractices for how to mount a nfsshare from Sun(Oracle) Unified Storage? We run the usual hard and nfs4 on debian squeeze. We run our VMs through this NFS share with Xen. When our SAN ...
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How to grant a kerberos ticket after successful imap authentication from dovecot

An interesting question, I hope. I am running a set of virtual machines under debian 6, to build a mail/collaboration server. I am mainly using dovecot, postfix, openldap and heimdal. Mails are ...
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rpc.mountd segfaults when trying to mount an nfs share

I have a pair of QNAP TS859U-RP nas devices running Linux version 2.6.33.2. These boxes are based on Debian. They are experiencing the same failure. When I try to mount an nfs share there is a timeout ...
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Problem with NFS server lockd timing out on Debian linux

We've recently upgraded an NFS server (called "ian"), and after the upgrade, NFS is broken, whereas it wasn't before. The server is now running Debian "lenny", with kernel version 2.6.26-2; it's a ...
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NFS: Server says “authenticated mount request”, but client sees “access denied”

I have two machine, an NFS server (RHEL) and a client (Debian). The server has NFS set up, exporting a particular directory: server:~$ sudo /usr/sbin/rpcinfo -p localhost program vers proto port ...
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Samba permissions on a Debian server with Fedora client

I have a Debian server sharing files via Samba. I can access the files via Windows with no problems whatsoever, but when I try to mount the share on a Fedora client using the same credentials I am ...
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“mount: RPC: Timed out” when attempting to mount NFS filesystem

Following a reboot of an NFS server, client machines are unable to mount it, returning the message"mount: RPC: Timed out" I've ruled out iptables rules by clearing them /etc/exports on the server is ...