How To Set Up an NFS Mount on CentOS


Download NFS utils and libs

 sudo yum install nfs-utils nfs-utils-lib 

Add sharing points to exports file

 sudo vi /etc/exports 

Add one sharing point per line, sharing /media/data and /mount to specific network range will look like:

 /media/data,no_root_squash) /mont,no_root_squash) 

Starting the NFS server and enabling rpcbind

 sudo systemctl enable nfs-server.service sudo systemctl start nfs-server.service sudo systemctl enable rpcbind sudo systemctl start rpcbind 


Download NFS utils

 sudo yum install nfs-utils nfs-utils-lib 

Verify available paths to mount on server

 sudo showmount -e 

Mount the source

 sudo mkdir /media/data sudo mount /media/data sudo mount 

Enable the mount on fstab

 sudo vi /etc/fstab 

Add the recently created mount /media/data nfs rw,sync,hard,intr 0 0