Re: kernel nfsd in 2.1.32

Roy P. Turner (
Tue, 08 Apr 1997 23:41:08 -0500

In message <>, Evan Jeffrey writes:
> I have 2.1.32 and am attempting to run the kernel nfds system. I applied
> the patch Olaf Kirch posted yesterday that actually allowed me to select
> nfsd support under make menuconfig, got the userland utilities, and compiled
> them, but when I try to run "rpc.knfsd 4" I get this error:
> "nfssvc: Function not implemented"
> Anyone know what is going on?

Seems the kernel nfsd can only be made as a module at the moment.
Opting to compile it directly into the kernel appears to do absolutely
nothing. So build it as a module, load it, and that error should go away.
Worked for me.