View Full Version : NFS Mount on diskless frontend

October 11th, 2008, 11:58 PM

I've got a diskless frontend working through pxe boot.
Everything works ok, except I cannot play my music collection which is located on the backend server. I have exported the directory, through /etc/exports . I have tested it by mounting it on the backend server with no problems. But when I try to mount it on the diskless frontend, it does'nt mount. I get no errors, but the music is not mounted. This is the command I use on the diskles frontend
sudo mount server://media/share/music /media/share/music

Any help will be appreciated

October 13th, 2008, 02:42 AM
Does that directory exist on the diskless client (i.e., on the compressed image or diskless cache)? It must exist prior to the mount command.

October 14th, 2008, 12:18 AM

Yes the directory exist on the diskless client.

October 14th, 2008, 09:22 AM
Is the IP-Adresse of the diskless frontend allowed to mount the folder? I think via default it is limited to