Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 218720
Unable to access NFS4/KRB5
Last modified: 2008-04-04 08:50:37 EDT
Description of problem:
I have a working kerberized NFS4 setup. Server is RHEL 4 with updated packages:
I regularly access this from another RHEL 4 box with similarly updated packages.
I'm trying to access it from FC6.
I mount the fs with:
mount -t nfs4 -o sec=krb5,fstype=nfs4,hard,intr gideon.revolutionwall.net:/ /mnt/
This succeeds. As a regular user, I kinit and try to access the mount:
[mbooth@mbooth ~]$ ls -l /mnt
ls: /mnt/photos: No such file or directory
ls: /mnt/video: No such file or directory
drwxrwsr-x 157 root vol 8192 Nov 30 19:41 photos
drwxrws--- 7 root vol 4096 Oct 23 22:22 video
I see the following in /var/log/messages:
net/sunrpc/rpc_pipe.c: rpc_lookup_parent failed t
o find path /nfs/clnt11/krb5
If I run rpc.gssd on the client manually with -f -vvvvvvvrrrrrrrrr, on mount I
also see the error message:
Warning: rpc.gssd appears not to be running.
If I start rpcgssd with service rpcgssd start, I do not see this message.
Nevertheless, in both cases it is most certainly running.
SELinux is completely disabled.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
what architecture are you using? there as a recent bug found in
x86_64 arch that as causing krb5 mounts to fail...
Arch is i386
Try adding 'crossmnt' or 'nohide' to your exports flags.
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