[Solved] Re: Trouble Mounting NFS Share

Aryan Ameri info at ameri.me
Wed Sep 26 12:06:01 UTC 2012

On Wed, Sep 26, 2012 at 3:08 AM, Regendoerp, Achim <
Achim.Regendoerp at galacoral.com> wrote:

> Chances are the local router you removed provided a host name for a lookup
> for them machines, adding the machines to their respective /etc/hosts may
> solve it, as apparently NFS does a reverse DNS lookup (info found here:
> http://forums.freenas.org/showthread.php?7270-NFS-mount-times-out&p=29064&viewfull=1#post29064
> )
> Hope that helps out.

Thanks very much for that. Adding the client's name and IP to the server's
hosts file solved the problem. I didn't know about NFS's reverse hookup and
hadn't come across that thread. Thanks for your help

Aryan Ameri
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