kern/70880: 5.3 beta1 nfs problem
keramida at freebsd.org
Tue Aug 24 09:20:30 PDT 2004
The following reply was made to PR kern/70880; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: Giorgos Keramidas <keramida at freebsd.org>
To: JJB <Barbish3 at adelphia.net>,
fbsd_user <fbsd_user at a1poweruser.com>
Cc: bug-followup at freebsd.org
Subject: Re: kern/70880: 5.3 beta1 nfs problem
Date: Tue, 24 Aug 2004 19:15:51 +0300
On 2004-08-24 11:29, JJB <Barbish3 at adelphia.net> wrote:
>Giorgos Keramidas wrote:
>> There's always a balance that the release engineering team has to
>> strike between features that some users might want to have in the
>> default installation and the features that some people might want to
>> keep turned off.
> NFS has 2 versions: the client and the server. One or the other
> version can be selected during the sysinstall process. Provisions must
> be made to enable server version from sysinstall. Is there a
> sysctl.conf knob to toggle nfs server on and off like there is for
Yes, of course. It event takes care of /etc/exports and shows a sample
exports file to the user.
The initial submission of this report referred to the nfsiod daemons.
They can be disabled as I described above, but the following also sounds
like a good idea:
> How about having /etc/sysctl.conf default to disabling both nfs client
> and server, and when sysinstall nfs enable question is answered as yes
> then remove the correct entry from /etc/sysctl.conf as part of the
> sysinstall process. This sounds like the correct solution to me.
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