F14 NFS client gets wrong ownership IDs on NFS mounted partition

John Austin ja at jaa.org.uk
Wed May 4 08:10:23 UTC 2011

On Tue, 2011-05-03 at 22:09 -0400, Mark Eackloff wrote:
> On 05/03/2011 09:37 PM, Ed Greshko wrote:
> > On 05/04/2011 09:27 AM, Mark Eackloff wrote:
> >> Tried it but no banana.  Same result.  The comments in that file say that the default is the host's DNS name, which is what I was using, against popular advice, for my NISDOMAIN.
> >>
> >
> > What you said is a bit unclear...so just want to make sure....
> >
> > You said...  "host's DNS name".  To me that could mean "fully qualified
> > domain name".  But, that isn't what it needs/wants.  It wants only the
> > "domain" part.
> >
> > So, if your host names are aaa.foo.com and bbb.foo.com the entry in the
> > file is foo.com
> >
> Yes, I'm specifying just the foo.com part.  I'm running Bind, mostly just as a name-caching server.  But I've also created an unpublished domain "eackloff.com" for my internal network.  But thanks for asking for the clarification.
> Mark
> -- 
> PGP key available

I found a reboot was necessary to ensure the change to
was valid

I think the man page lies about the default.
Domain = foo.com
and reboot


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