Re: Problems with NFS exports

From: Florian Weimer (
Date: Wed Aug 07 2002 - 06:13:38 EST

Neil Brown <> writes:

> Probably better documentation in exports.5 would be just as useful.


BTW, is it possible to export a directory tree under a different path,
using the kernel NFS daemon?

> And "BUSY" probably isn't correct ....

Why not? The ressource (the directory tree) is already being used, and
therefore the export fails.

> It would be possible to dis-ambiguate the ambiguity but it wouldn't be
> very clean, and I really am not sure that it is worth the effort.

Better error messages are always a good idea. :-)
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