NFS problem in FC13

Phil Meyer pmeyer at
Tue Jun 15 22:09:28 UTC 2010

On 06/15/2010 03:07 PM, Gerhard Magnus wrote:
> I am trying to upgrade the boxes on a small LAN from FC11 to FC13. The
> server is now running FC13 and NFS. One of the boxes that is still
> running FC11 can read&  write to the shared directories on the server
> without problems. But I'm having problems accessing these directories on
> another client that I have upgraded to FC13.
> During booting of this second client running FC13 I get this message:
> Mounting NFS filesystems:  mount.nfs: access denied by server while
> mounting
> Any suggestions for troubleshooting this would be most appreciated.

Typically this error means that the NFS server could not resolve the IP 
address of the client.

Try adding a /etc/hosts entry for the client, or fixing DNS for the client.

Good Luck!

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