[clug] Unable to write to nfs mounted shares

Brett Worth brett at worth.id.au
Tue Apr 18 21:54:58 GMT 2006

On 4/18/06, Ewan Scott <ewan.scott at help4it.co.uk> wrote:

> Under Samba all the local shares work fine. However, with the NFS
> mounted share, although it is a RW share in the smb.conf file I get an
> ACCESS-DENIED error when trying to read or write to the nfs-mounted
> share. I can browse the drive. How can I find out the cause of this
> error? Any help gratefully received.

Is it possible that Samba needs to have root access to the filesystem
that's being shared?  In that case the exports file on the NFS server
needs the "no_root_squash" option.


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