A loop device mounted within an NFS share is not accessible via NFS?
Linux - SoftwareThis forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.
Welcome to LinuxQuestions.org, a friendly and active Linux Community.
You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features. Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free. Join our community today!
Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in.
If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us. If you need to reset your password, click here.
Having a problem logging in? Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies.
There is less than 12 hours left to vote in the 2015 LinuxQuestions.org Members Choice Awards. Click here to go to the polls. Vote now and make sure your voice is heard!
Introduction to Linux - A Hands on Guide
This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter.
For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. This book contains many real life examples derived from the author's experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own.
Click Here to receive this Complete Guide absolutely free.
I think the difference between what you do and what I do is that I have "/mnt" exported (the top level directory). And within that I have mounted the loop device (in your case, i guess your ISO is mounted at /mnt/iso).
My /etc/exports file looks like this
If I export the /opt/nfs/dir1 directly, I am able to access it, but NOT when I try it this way.
I think I might be asking for too much, but can you try it by exporting the /mnt directory, mounting your ISO at /mnt/iso, then trying to NFS mount the /mnt/iso? If that works for you, then I'm definitely screwing up something :-)
Edit: I set the /etc/exports the same as yours, and restarted the NFS server. That didn't work. And BTW my fs_image file's permissions are set to 777.
Last edited by srikanthnv; 11-25-2008 at 01:38 AM.