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Description of problem:
I put the following line in /etc/exports...
When I restart NFS, I get the following error...
exportfs: /etc/exports:1: unknown
Apparently the map_static keyword isn't recognized. Removing it
allows NFS to start normally.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Add the map_static keywork into /etc/exports
2.Restart NFS (service nfs restart)
Actual Results: Error message
Expected Results: NFS start normally and allow user mapping
Was map_static ever supported?
Beats me! I've only been working with RH since rel 9.
My take is... if you don't want to fix it, or don't think it should
be fixed, the function should probably be removed from the
I've looked in the exportfs(8), exports(5) and nfsd(8) man
pages and could not find where map_static was talked about.
What documentation are you refereeing to?