how to configure nfs with in the same machine

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# 1  
Old 12-11-2007
how to configure nfs with in the same machine

Hi All,

I installed the Linux on VMWare. Now i want to configure the NFS.

is that possible to configure NFS ? because i am having only one Machine.

Please give me the details ASAP.

Thanks in advance...

# 2  
Old 12-11-2007
You can configure NFS, but why you want to use it on local host ?
# 3  
Old 12-11-2007
I dont know how to configure NFS at all. I want to practice it.

If you know please give me the details.

Thanks in advance...

# 4  
Old 12-11-2007
How are you going to test it?

The things you typically need are

NFS enabled in the kernel
RPC port mapper/rpcbind
nfsd daemon
mountd daemon

then share the various mountpoints you want to export
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