Manual page for MOUNTD(8C)
mountd, rpc.mountd - NFS mount request server
This program is available with the
software installation option. Refer to
[a manual with the abbreviation INSTALL]
for information on how to install optional software.
server that answers file system mount requests.
It reads the file
to determine which file systems are available for mounting by
which machines. It also provides information
as to what file systems are mounted by which clients.
This information can be printed using the
daemon is normally invoked by
Do not check that the clients are root users. Though this option makes
things slightly less secure, it does allow older versions (pre-3.0) of client
NFS to work.
Created by unroff & hp-tools.
© by Hans-Peter Bischof. All Rights Reserved (1997).
Last modified 21/April/97