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Re: [ANNOUNCEMENT] nfs-server 2.2.47-2
- From: "Rob S.i.k.l.o.s." <rob2 at siklos dot ca>
- To: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Wed, 26 Nov 2003 11:17:45 -0500
- Subject: Re: [ANNOUNCEMENT] nfs-server 2.2.47-2
- References: <20031108083727.8D0DD32A8A8@redhat.com>
Is there an NFS client for Cygwin? I want to be able to mount exports from
unix machines or other cygwin nfs servers.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Robb, Sam" <email@example.com>
Sent: Saturday, November 08, 2003 3:37 AM
Subject: [ANNOUNCEMENT] nfs-server 2.2.47-2
> The nfs-server package is now available for experimentation.
> This package is a port of the Universal NFS server. It contains
> an NFS daemon (rpc.nfsd) and a mount daemon (rpc.mountd). Unlike
> other NFS daemons, this NFS server runs entirely in user space.
> This makes it a tad slower than other NFS implementations, and
> also introduces some awkwardnesses in the semantics (for instance,
> moving a file to a different directory will render its file handle
> Changes and limitations relative to the original nfs-server source:
> * initial Cygwin port based on work by Rico Junio
> * exports file access control checks disabled
> * exented group info disabled
> * added nfs-server-config script for initial setup
> *** INSTALLATION ***
> To update your installation, click on the "Install Cygwin now" link on
> the http://cygwin.com/ web page. This downloads setup.exe to your
> system. Then, run setup and answer all of the questions. nfs-server
> is located in the "Net" category. Click on this category to install
> nfs-server if it is not already installed. If nfs-server is already
> installed, it will be updated automatically.
> If you have questions or comments, please send them to the Cygwin
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> use this mailing list rather than emailing me directly. This includes
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