NFS v2? possible?

Kris Kennaway kris at
Sun Nov 9 18:58:38 PST 2003

On Sun, Nov 09, 2003 at 07:48:53PM -0700, Chad Leigh -- Shire.Net LLC wrote:
> On Nov 9, 2003, at 4:28 AM, Kris Kennaway wrote:
> >On Sun, Nov 09, 2003 at 01:33:23AM -0700, Chad Leigh -- Shire.Net LLC 
> >wrote:
> >>Hi
> >>
> >>I have a linux server that needs to mount my FBSD server's web volume
> >>and the linux server only has v2 support right now (and I cannot make
> >>my own kernel since this is a UML kernel distributed as part of a
> >>product) and so I would like to run a v2 compatible nfs server on my
> >>FBSD server if possible.  Can I do this?  How?  Thanks
> >
> >Read the mount_nfs and/or nfsd manpages..the answer is right there.
> The mount_nfs is for mounting on FreeBSD.  I am serving from FreeBSD 
> and mounting on Linux, so that does not apply.  I read the nfsd man 
> page a few time before posting, and just did again, and I see nothing 
> in their about nfs versions except that the server listens on the port 
> as outlined in thge NFS v3 spec.  Please enlighten me on what I should 
> read in the nfsd man page.

OK, so it was a manpage listed in the cross-references..see mountd.

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