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Bug 236665 - distro independant client fails to nfs mount ntfs-3g shares
Summary: distro independant client fails to nfs mount ntfs-3g shares
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: nfs-utils
Version: 6
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Steve Dickson
QA Contact: Ben Levenson
Whiteboard: bzcl34nup
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-04-17 01:52 UTC by Sean Buehler
Modified: 2008-04-04 12:40 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2008-04-04 12:40:59 UTC

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Description Sean Buehler 2007-04-17 01:52:08 UTC
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Description of problem:
NFS shares of a ntfs-3g filesystem fail to mount on various clients.

Fedora Core release 6 (Zod)

Gentoo Base System release 1.12.9
Fedora Core release 6 (Zod)

Attempting to mount the nfs share shows successful on the server yet the 
clients give permission denied.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Mount NTFS-3G parition, set up in /etc/exports, reset exports
2. Attempt to mount nfs share externaly 

Actual Results:
reason given by server: Permission denied

Yet the server shows successful authentication

Expected Results:
successful nfs mount 

Additional info:

Comment 1 Steve Dickson 2007-04-25 18:42:10 UTC
Is there any errors being logged in /var/log/messages?

Comment 2 Sean Buehler 2007-04-28 05:21:58 UTC

dell skiingsean # mount -t nfs ./sean
mount: failed, reason given by server: Permission denied


Only relevant line in messages:

Apr 28 00:18:29 home mountd[14244]: authenticated mount request from for /sean (/sean)

Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2008-04-04 06:52:23 UTC
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