- Apps (Freeware)
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If you just want to mount a Linux NFS mount (that by default does not allow "insecure" ports), use this on the Mac OS X command-line:
mount_nfs -o resvport nfsserver:/nfsshare /nfsmount
If you want to allow Mac OS X to mount Linux NFS mounts on the server, make sure your export line contains insecure. Here's an example line in /etc/exports:
Linux enforces an idealistic multi-user machine view of the old world. This concept of defining "insecure" and "secure" based on privileged port numbers is antiquated and doesn't apply in a world where everyone has ultimate privileges on their desktop machines.
posted by Matt | 10/05/10 | 10:15:49 am | 1414 views | Hastily filed in Gentoo, Mac OS X