You have kind of answered your own question here. If you need root
On Thu, 2013-02-28 at 17:39 +0800, Amit Karpe wrote:
> If I used no_root_squash in /etc/exports on server I can access
> directory without problem.
> /disk12 172.21.123.219(rw,sync,no_root_squash)
> What can be the problem ?
access to the files from the client, you will need the 'no_root_squash'.
All that option does is honour your clients root user over the NFS share
(not great for security but I don't know your set up details).
Other than that you'd have to manage the users on both systems, to be
the same name/uid/gid etc.. and do everything as a non-root user (better
Take a look at this link and hopefully that should clear it all up.