[Shorewall-users] NFS problem

Tom Eastep teastep@shorewall.net
Wed, 3 Jul 2002 15:33:57 -0700 (Pacific Daylight Time)


On Tue, 2 Jul 2002, Jeff Falgout wrote:

> -As a starting poing, the following protocols/ports may be involved:
> -tcp/sunrpc,540:1023
> -udp/sunrpc,540:[1023-],nfs
>
> -nfs is port 2049
> -sunrpc is port 111
>
> Remember -- When the NFS client contacts the NFS server, it does so via
> portmapper
> on 111 to find out what port to use for NFS. Portmapper then tells the
> client to connect
> on port xxx. That port number will change with each connection. You may
> have to force
> NFS to use a specific port.
>

Or simply open all non-priv UDP ports from the client to the server.

-Tom
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