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Old 05-02-2013, 03:12 AM   #1
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How to mount nfs using automounter(autofs)

I have an nfs at and will like to mount locally to /home/vm1/Desktop/nfs-mount using automounter...need help doing do

What i did

$cat /etc/auto.master
/home/vm1/Desktop    /etc/auto.nfs
$cat /etc/auto.nfs
nfs-bind     -fstype=nfs
And yes autofs is running and is reloaded

[root@vm1 ~]# service autofs status
automount (pid  3534) is running...
[root@vm1 ~]# service autofs reload
Reloading maps
Is that the correct way to do that? If yes then why is it that its not working...nothing got mounted..nothing
Old 05-02-2013, 04:22 AM   #2
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did you see your nfs-bind directory in desktop folder

Last edited by jitendra.sharma; 05-02-2013 at 04:36 AM.


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