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Window 2008 inherit permissions from parent on file created on linux nfs share connected to Windows

I have a Windows 2008 server with a NFS share called myhost/host_dev. The windows NFS share is set up to allow 'unmapped user access'. I am able to mount a Linux directory to that share using mount -t ...
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how to only present/bind Windows Server NFS share on/to specific network?

Windows Server 2008 R2 x64, multiple NICs on different networks, lab environment (not production), NFS configured, NFS shares deployed. How can I isolate the NFS share such that it is only available ...
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Unable to launch MSI installers off NFS share

I have a Linux server where I've configured a read only NFS share. The client I'm currently working on is a Windows Server 2008 R2 machine that has the NFS features installed. I'm able to open and ...
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NFS mounts not visible for other users in system

Recently I faced an issue of limited visibility of mounted NFS shares on windows 2008 server. Situation is like this: as user A I have mounted NFS share (from linux server) as User A I'm executing ...
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Client for NFS - Windows Server 2008 R2 vs Windows Server 2003 R2 - Explorer shows disconnect

I am currently utilizing Client for NFS on Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows Server 2003 R2 to connect to a network drive via the mount command: mount \computerName\shareName DRIVE_LETTER: I use ...
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Mounting NFS3 using Kerberos and AD

I've got a Linux server (Centos 5.6) that needs to automount home directories from a Windows (Server 2008) NFS share using Kerberos. The share mounts (with the nobody user and group) if authentication ...
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Windows 2008 NFS, find command not working recursively on unix client

I have a Windows 2008 Storage server configured for NFS service. I am using a FreeBSD client to mount share from the storage server. Every thing works fine like copying, deleting files etc. However, ...
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Present a drive on a server as a NFS to other network devices

Is there a tool that would allow me to take a shared folder on a server running server 2008 and make it look like a NFS drive? Thanks!
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Modifying NFS (XFS) File Attributes from within Windows

Scenario: I'm on Server 2008 R2 and I've mapped a network drive using Services for Network File System (NFS). I've mounted the drive to "N:" (for NFS or NAS) using the mount command line utility ...
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Access NFS share without mapping to drive

OK, I have found more than enough tutorials online about mapping an NFS share to a drive on WIndows 7 and Windows 2008. What I need is to know how to access a share without mapping it to a drive. ...
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Windows 2008 R2 NFS to ESXi 4.1 NFS Datastore

all. What I am asking is really complicated. So, I am not sure if it is even possible. It will be a two-parter. Part One: TLDR: MYWIN2K8HOSTWITHNFS+AD -------(NFS)------> ESXI41HOST+AD First, ...
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NFS server Windows 2008 - mounting via linux - input/output error help

I want to try mounting a folder with NFS - I set up the NFS sharing on a windows 2008 R2 server, specified hosts in the NFS permissions (by IP address) and mounted via /etc/fstab it mounts, but when ...
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could a NFS volume export to VMWARE ESX used for Windows 2008 cluster?

Linux NFS export to VMWare ESX. Could this be used as shared storage for two Windows Virtual machines inside the ESX? "cluster in a box" "Windows 2008 R2 needs support for SCSI-3 persistent ...
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Looking for good advices concerning the use of NFS under Windows 2008

I'm looking for advice regarding the use of NFS under windows 2008. Ease of use Performance Recommendations etc... Thanks in advance for your help.
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Windows Server 2008 R2 Accessing NFS share without AD or NIS

I'm trying to mount an NFS share on our NetApp SAN on Windows 2008 R2 & services for NFS. Using XP I have no problem mounting this share without a username/NIS/pswd file etc, but the new ...
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Using /etc/passwd with NFS on Server 2008?

I'm trying to set up an NFS share on a server 2008 machine, that can be accessed from and ESXi server. However, when asked to provide a list of groups/accounts, the only two options I am given are AD ...