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Old 07-03-2008, 03:00 PM   #1
chasegger
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Mount points on 2 Linux systems


I have two SuSe linux system. How can I create a mount point from one system to the other? Is it possible.
Yes it will be over the network
Thanks

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Old 07-03-2008, 03:19 PM   #2
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if this is on a single system then just mount the other partitions like any other on your system. If you don't know which ones they are, the output of "fdisk -l" should help you. if it's on a different system and you mean to create this over a network then you need to check out nfs.
 
Old 07-03-2008, 03:26 PM   #3
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Yes, it's very possible.

You can either use Samba (I wouldn't; mostly for Windows machines to connect to Linux systems), or use NFS (Better way to go for linux-to-linux).

Check out the NFS how to here:

http://nfs.sourceforge.net/nfs-howto/

There's lots of other distro-specific information that can be found on Google.
 
  


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