Why does mountd sometimes deny access to NFS clients? (Doc ID 1012224.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 03, 2014

Applies to:

Solaris SPARC Operating System - Version 8.0 and later
All Platforms

Symptoms

 The mountd daemon is denying mount access to clients which should be allowed access, per the NFS access controls setup in the /etc/dfs/dfstab share commands.

Messages similar to:

  mountd[331]: [ID 770583 daemon.error] <host> denied access <shared filesystem> 

are reported when the client <host> attempts access.

Cause

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