Re: knfsd and exportfs

Martin von Loewis (
Sat, 22 Nov 1997 10:34:12 +0100

> needs to be modified or I just need a really huge /etc/exports file. Exportfs
> for the standard nfs-server supports *.fqdn so I can just export to all my
> machines in one line, but the exportfs in the linux-nfs-0.4.21.tar.gz package
> doesn't work that way.

Maybe I'm missing something, but my impression is that *.fqdn would not
work with knfsd. In order to validate the client, a reverse name lookup
needs to be done. knfsd does not do such things (yet?).