[CentOS] mount NFS share over specific nic?

Wed Mar 14 03:29:38 UTC 2012
Les Mikesell <lesmikesell at gmail.com>

On Tue, Mar 13, 2012 at 10:15 PM, Fajar Priyanto <fajarpri at arinet.org> wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 14, 2012 at 9:29 AM, Smithies, Russell
> <Russell.Smithies at agresearch.co.nz> wrote:
>> I have a new server with multiple nics running Centos 6.2 and I'd like to force all NFS traffic over one nic.
>> We're using FreeNAS to dish out NFS shares and I have different IPs on my 2 nics but how can I get the server to mount the share over one particular nic?
>> Or is there a better way to do it?
> You can force it from the server, you do it from the client.
> Just tell the client to mount the NFS from the IP you want.
> :)

That's assuming you have a normal network topology where each NIC is
on a separate subnet with appropriate routes controlling which way
other destinations will head.  From the question, I'm not sure that is
the case here.

   Les Mikesell
     lesmikesell at gmail.com