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RE: nfs-server 2.2.47-2

On Fri, 21 Nov 2003, Michael Lemke wrote:

> >> >Now I've tried to run the thing on W98 without any success.  I just
> >> >want it to play with it, so I am not concerned with any security or
> >> stuff.
> >> >Just a mount from a VMS box should work.  But doesn't.  I start all
> >> >manually.  First portmapper, then mountd, then nfsd.  A netstat -a
> >> doesn't
> >> >show any listeners on nfsd, only portmap.  telnet localhost nfsd gives
> >> >connection refused.  What am I doing wrong?  Just W98?  Or would fixing
> >> >something in /etc/services help?  nfs-server-config didn't work at all
> >> >since cygrunsrv says it cannot run in DOS mode.  I am doing this from
> >> >a rxvt window with tcsh.
> >>
> >>
> >> Isn't this the answer to your questions?
> >>
> >> <>>
> >
> > Aside from the FAT32 issue, nfs-server is untested on Win9x.
> > If you run into problems on that platform, I'd be happy to
> > see diagnostics, and even happier to see a patch.
> Thanks.  The symptoms are pretty much as I outlined above.  But
> before to go any further, what's supposed to be in /etc/services?
> Does it even read /etc/services or does it take it from the
> Windows system directory?
> What should I see with netstat -a?
> Michael

FYI, /etc/services on Cygwin should be a symlink to the Windows version of
that file (ditto for /etc/hosts and /etc/protocols).

Also, Cygwin doesn't have a netstat, it's a Windows implementation, so
it'll perforce be different from the Linux one.
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