[CentOS] autofs with nfs plus local directories

Jorge Fábregas jorge.fabregas at gmail.com
Tue Jan 26 02:05:12 UTC 2010

On Monday 25 January 2010 19:35:07 Carlos Santana wrote:
> Now I need to create a local user account and have its home dir
> also on local system

If it's a local user you want (with its fils on local system) why are you using 
the autofs facility? Isn't it just a matter of creating the user locally and 
make sure it resides in the local system's /etc/passwd file?  Did you check 
/etc/nsswitch.conf to find out the order the databases are searched?   What do 
you get when you do:  getent passwd | grep test1


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