[CentOS] Error trying to mount NFS volume from kickstart in CentOS 5

Thu Apr 26 06:29:14 UTC 2007
Mogens Kjaer <mk at crc.dk>

Alfred von Campe wrote:
> I guess I'll keep following up my own posts until someone else chimes in 
> :-).  Seriously, though, had anybody else seen this problem?  Has anyone 
> successfully mounted an NFS volume from kickstart wiht CentOS 5?  

Yes, both in centos 4 and 5.

I do it like this:

mount /mnt/temp -o nolock,udp

nolock because the lock deamon isn't running.

Beware that you must not exclude the nfs-utils
package from being installed, else it won't work.


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