[Gluster-users] question on NFS mounting

Shehjar Tikoo shehjart at gluster.com
Mon Nov 8 04:16:00 UTC 2010

Joe Landman wrote:
> On 11/07/2010 02:00 AM, Bernard Li wrote:
>> I'm not sure about distribute, but with replicate, each brick should
>> be able to act as the NFS server.  What does `showmount -e` say for
>> each brick?  And what error message did you get when you tried to
>> mount it?

With any kind of volume config, NFS starts up by default on all bricks. 
You'll have ensure that no other nfs servers are running on the bricks 
when Gluster volumes are started.

> Actually, showmount didn't work.
> We get permission denied.  Even after playing with the auth.allowed flag.

Please paste the output of rpcinfo -p <brick-addr>. It'll help point out 
whats going on.


>> Cheers,
>> Bernard

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