is nfsv4 working on fc6?

Phil Meyer pmeyer at
Fri Jan 12 20:23:19 UTC 2007

Wolfgang S. Rupprecht wrote:
> Does nfs4 work on fc6.  Either I'm missing a critical setup step or it
> is just plain broken.  I can mount the directory with nfs v3, but when
> I try nfsv4 I get the following error.
>     [root at arbol wolfgang]# mount arbol:/u/wolfgang /mnt -t nfs4
>     mount.nfs4: Operation not permitted
>     [root at arbol wolfgang]# mount arbol:/u/wolfgang /mnt -t nfs
>     [root at arbol wolfgang]# 
> I found some instructions at the following link, but I believe that
> all my files are setup in a comparable (but not identical) fashion.
> Surely someone has gotten this working.  What was the trick?
> -wolfgang

I am not certain, but historically mount wanted the mount point argument 

Try: mount -t nfs4 arbol:/u/wolfgang /mnt

Also, on wolfang, can you run a nfsstat command?  That will tell you for 
sure that it is sharing with nfs4 enabled.  You should notice a section 

Server nfs v4:

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