Network File System Server is used to share the files on network. One of the major advantage in NFS server is ,it is centralized. It will reduce the work load to server. When compared to other file sharing methods NFS Server is insecure.
Service Name: nfs
Open the terminal and install nfs package
#yum install nfs*
Go to #vim /etc/exports
Type the following line. Here /var/ftp/pub is the directory to be shared on network.
To share the directory for particular IP address.
To share the directory particular domain, here we are going to share for example.com
To share the directory for particular network.
Then Restart the nfs service and check the nfs service
#service nfs restart
#service portmap restart
#chkconfig nfs on
#chkconfig portmap on
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NFS Server configuration LINUX REDHAT
Network File System Server in Linux