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Old 04-13-2004, 03:35 PM   #1
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NFS without ip?


Is it possible to mount an NFS file system on another machine that doesnt have an ip but that it connected to the local LAN? I need to transfer stuff on a mp3 jukebox slackware box wich will not be connected to any screen or keyboard.
 
Old 04-13-2004, 03:52 PM   #2
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If a machine doesn't have an IP, than it isn't on the LAN.

Without an IP address, TCP/IP is useless. Unless you run some other protocol, but their use is becoming more rare.
 
Old 04-13-2004, 04:42 PM   #3
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What would be the best way to connect to that machine other that NFS. Lets say I woult connect an ethernet from my machine to that machine, Is there a way I could share files with it?
 
Old 04-13-2004, 06:06 PM   #4
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If both machines are on the same network, then you would either use NFS or FTP.
 
  


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