NFS Mount over a Specific Interface
tedkaz at optonline.net
Tue Sep 27 02:45:19 UTC 2005
On Mon, 2005-09-26 at 20:42 -0400, Matt Roth wrote:
> List users,
> I have a NIC that I would like to dedicate to an NFS mount. After much
> reading, I can't find any mount options that let me specify the
> interface. Mount seems to only want to use the first active NIC on the
> If anyone knows how to do this, I'd greatly appreciate your help.
> Thank you,
> Matthew Roth
> InterMedia Marketing Solutions
> Software Engineer and Systems Developer
>From what I can tell is you want an nfs client to attach to a certain
nfs server interfaces. If you have the appropriate dns/host record's you
should be able to make this happen.
mount server01-eth1.domain.com/exports /imports
Common mistake most people tend to do is over look impact of the routing
involved. If the client does not share a broadcast domain with the
server, you are just going to create a heap of ____.
Provide some details about your network topology with client and server
shown for a better response.
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