How to configure NFS server in Linux?

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Hi Guys,

I want to take storage from another system. So I am trying to use Network File System(NFS) in Linux. But I am not able to configure.

Can someone help me, how can I configure NFS server?

May 27 in Linux Administration by akhtar
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Hi@akhtar,

To configure NFS server in your system, you can follow the below given steps.

  • Install NFS server.

$ yum install nfs-utils  // CentOS/RHEL
$ apt-get install nfs-utils  // Ubuntu
  • Create one folder.

$ mkdir /fol1
  • Open /etc/exports file and write ip of your another system

/fol1        ip
  • Start NFS server.

$ systemctl start nfs-server

And your Nfs server is ready.

answered May 27 by MD
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