[ubuntu-uk] Mounting NFS shares permanently

Tyler J. Wagner tyler at tolaris.com
Sun May 13 20:41:34 UTC 2012

On 2012-05-13 19:59, mac wrote:
> Doh!  That was the mistake!  In fact, portmap is included in the rpcbind
> package that apt-get substitutes when you do
> sudo apt-get install portmap nfs-common
> But you *don't* use 'rcpbind' in the /etc/hosts.deny file;  use
>  portmap : ALL
> as previously.
> Everything working now - after only a day and a half of going round in
> circles!
> Thanks again, Tyler, for taking the trouble to offer help.

Excellent, Mac. I'm glad I could help.

One of these days I'll get around to blogging my HTPC + NFS NAS setup. :)


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