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NFS: EXPORTFS options



fixed

What am I doing wrong? I am trying to export a directory so that
specified systems and have RW access to it.

EXPORTFS OPTIONS('-F -O RW=GDIHQ:GDIHQ1:GDIHQ2 ACCESS=GDIHQ:GDIHQ
1:GDIHQ2') DIR('/rob')
Cannot find an address for the specified system name.
Export request for entry /rob failed.
0 entries exported, 1 entries not exported.


Message ID . . . . . . : CPFA1CE Severity . . . . . . . : 40
Message type . . . . . : Diagnostic
Date sent . . . . . . : 02/01/13 Time sent . . . . . . : 09:51:31

Message . . . . : Cannot find an address for the specified system name.

Cause . . . . . : An error was detected while attempting to retrieve
communication information about the host ACCESS=GDIHQ.
Recovery . . . : Verify the host name to assure it was entered
correctly.
Or, refer to the getaddrinfo() API in the Socket programming topic
collection in the Programming category in the IBM i Information Center
for
more information about recovery actions for this problem.


ping gdihq
Verifying connection to host system GDIHQ.dekko-1 at address 10.17.6.33.
PING reply 1 from 10.17.6.33 took 3 ms. 256 bytes. TTL 64.
PING reply 2 from 10.17.6.33 took 0 ms. 256 bytes. TTL 64.
PING reply 3 from 10.17.6.33 took 0 ms. 256 bytes. TTL 64.
PING reply 4 from 10.17.6.33 took 0 ms. 256 bytes. TTL 64.
PING reply 5 from 10.17.6.33 took 0 ms. 256 bytes. TTL 64.
Round-trip (in milliseconds) min/avg/max = 0/0/3.
Connection verification statistics: 5 of 5 successful (100 %).

I also tried GDIHQ.dekko-1 and that failed with the same message.
EXPORTFS OPTIONS('-F -O RW=GDIHQ:GDIHQ1:GDIHQ2 ACCESS=GDIHQ.dekko-1:GDIHQ
1:GDIHQ2') DIR('/rob')
Cause . . . . . : An error was detected while attempting to retrieve
communication information about the host ACCESS=GDIHQ.DEKKO-1.



Rob Berendt





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