|MOUNTD(8)||Maintenance Commands and Procedures||MOUNTD(8)|
mountdis an RPC server that answers requests for NFS access information and file system mount requests. It reads the file /etc/dfs/sharetab to determine which file systems are available for mounting by which remote machines. See sharetab(5).
nfsdrunning on the local server will contact
mountdthe first time an NFS client tries to access the file system to determine whether the client should get read-write, read-only, or no access. This access can be dependent on the security mode used in the remoted procedure call from the client. See share_nfs(8).
The command also provides information as to what file systems are mounted by which clients. This information can be printed using the showmount(8) command.
mountd daemon is automatically invoked
Only super user can run the mountd daemon.
See nfs(5) for available
configuration properties for
mountdmust be running for
nfsdto function properly,
mountdis automatically started by the svc:/network/nfs/server service. See nfs(5).
Some routines that compare hostnames use case-sensitive string comparisons; some do not. If an incoming request fails, verify that the case of the hostname in the file to be parsed matches the case of the hostname called for, and attempt the request again.
|March 12, 2016||OmniOS|