Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance: Root Ownership being mapped to 4294967294 (nobody) on Linux NFSv4 Clients (Doc ID 2190392.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 06, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-2 - Version All Versions and later
Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-4 - Version All Versions and later
Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-BA - Version All Versions and later
Oracle ZFS Storage ZS4-4 - Version All Versions and later
Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance Racked System ZS4-4 - Version All Versions and later
7000 Appliance OS (Fishworks)

Symptoms

Root ownership being mapped to 4294967294 (nobody) on clients mounting NFS shares using NFSv4 from a ZFS appliance after Linux upgrade to RedHat kernel 2.6.32-642.3.1.el6.x86_64.

Proper ownership was displayed before upgrading.

 

Cause

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