Re: [vserver] Mounting NFS(v4) with vserver guest's own IP address

From: Martin de Koning <>
Date: Mon 21 Jan 2008 - 21:48:57 GMT
Message-ID: <>

Mark Hunting wrote:
> Hello list,
> I am using several vserver guests on a single machine. These vserver
> guests must be able to access different NFSv4 exports on my NFS server.
> Normally I write in /etc/exports on my NFS server which clients (IP
> addresses) have access to which NFS exports. But now the problem: the
> vserver guests all use the host's primary IP address, not their 'own'
> secondary one. All mounts are coming from the same IP address, so I
> can't filter on IP address in my exports file.
> Is there a way to create the NFS mounts using a vserver guest's IP
> address? I found the clientaddr option on the mount man page, but that
> doesn't do what I'm looking for unfortunately.
> I am using Debian Etch, kernel 2.6.18-5-amd64.
> Many thanks,
> Mark
fstab.remote may help you here..

Received on Mon Jan 21 21:49:19 2008

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