OK, got the rest of things set up on the server (earth), then I went to the client (doug2) and followed the steps. When I sudo mount -a, I get:
I have checked the Firestarter firewall and it shows no events and is set to allow localnet/24. Even stopping the firewall makes no difference, so I suspect that is not the problem.
doug@doug2:~$ sudo mount -a
mount: earth:/export failed, reason given by server: Permission denied
/etc/exports on the server is:
and the directory /exports has permissions set at 777:
What am I missing?
drwxrwxrwx 2 doug data 4.0K 2006-12-09 15:30 exports
[edited 20061210:] Found my answer--I had the wrong mount point on the client, and also was pointing to the wrong directory on the server.