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NFS on Solaris PSD (Product Support Document) (Doc ID 1003058.1)

Last updated on JUNE 29, 2021

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 8 6/00 U1 to 11.4 [Release 8.0 to 11.0]
All Platforms


 This document describes basic Solaris NFS operation, including examples of sharing and mounting fileystems, data gathering and troubleshooting techniques.


This is a basic overview of NFS on Solaris, and is intended for audiences not familiar with NFS.   Included are basic examples of NFS operations and data gathering techniques. 


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In this Document
 About NFS
  NFS daemons / services
 Sharing from an NFS server
 Solaris 8 through Solaris 10
 Solaris 10 with ZFS
 Solaris 11 with ZFS
 Sharing at boot time
 Mounting shared filesystems on an NFS client
 Manual mounts
 At boot time
 Daemon Configuration Options
 Information gathering
 Performance monitoring
 Documentation / Further Information

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