How to Setup NFS (Network File System) on RHEL/CentOS/Fedora and Debian/Ubuntu

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96 Responses

  1. Gayathri says:

    when I use showmount command there is a port map failure in client side. How to rectify this. Please share the answers

  2. Mushtaque says:

    This article shows to share with 1 nfs client, in case I have 1000+ clients to share the same directory ? Please help

    • Ravi Saive says:


      Same procedure, manually mount the nfs share on client machines, or if you have good scripting skills you can automate it..

  3. vasu says:

    But Really so usefull and clearly explained by you people ,thanks for this posting and tecmint

  4. vasu says:

    Hi Ravi,

    Will please add firewall rules to respect to nfs in this will be more usefull

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