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Old 07-09-2007, 02:56 PM   #1
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Files being created as nobody.nogroup, how to stop?


Logged in as root. When trying to create files under a FS which is NFS mounted and owned by some other user/group, its creating the file with owner as nobody and group as nogroup.
-rw-r--r-- 1 nobody nogroup 0 Jul 9 14:23 test
 
Old 07-10-2007, 04:51 AM   #2
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By not logging in as root and telling the remote machine not to
squash user accounts, and making sure that the UIDs on both
machines are in sync, ....


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