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idmapd.conf(5)						      BSD File Formats Manual						    idmapd.conf(5)

idmapd.conf -- configuration file for idmapd, the NFSv4 ID <-> Name Mapper SYNOPSIS
Configuration file for idmapd, the NFSv4 ID <-> Name Mapper DESCRIPTION
The idmapd.conf configuration file has two sections, initiated by the strings [General] and [Mapping]. Each section may contain lines of the form variable = value The variables allowed in the General section are Verbosity, Pipefs-Directory, and Domain, whose values have the same effect as the arguments to the -v, -p, and -d commandline options, respectively. The variables allowed in the Mapping section are Nobody-User and Nobody-Group, which have the same effect as the -U and -G commandline options. EXAMPLES
An example /etc/idmapd.conf file: [General] Verbosity = 0 Pipefs-Directory = /var/lib/nfs/rpc_pipefs Domain = localdomain [Mapping] Nobody-User = nobody Nobody-Group = nobody SEE ALSO
idmapd(8) AUTHORS
The idmapd software has been developed by Marius Aamodt Eriksen <>. BSD
July 16, 2003 BSD

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RPC.IDMAPD(8)						    BSD System Manager's Manual 					     RPC.IDMAPD(8)

rpc.idmapd -- NFSv4 ID <-> Name Mapper SYNOPSIS
rpc.idmapd [-v] [-f] [-p path] [-c path] DESCRIPTION
rpc.idmapd is the NFSv4 ID <-> name mapping daemon. It provides functionality to the NFSv4 kernel client and server, to which it communi- cates via upcalls, by translating user and group IDs to names, and vice versa. The options are as follows: -v Increases the verbosity level (can be specified multiple times). -f Runs rpc.idmapd in the foreground and prints all output to the terminal. -p path Specifies the location of the RPC pipefs to be path. The default value is "/var/lib/nfs/rpc_pipefs". -c path Use configuration file path. -C Client-only: perform no idmapping for any NFS server, even if one is detected. -S Server-only: perform no idmapping for any NFS client, even if one is detected. EXAMPLES
rpc.idmapd -f -vvv Runs rpc.idmapd printing all messages to console, and with a verbosity level of 3. FILES
/etc/idmapd.conf SEE ALSO
idmapd.conf(5) AUTHORS
The rpc.idmapd software has been developed by Marius Aamodt Eriksen <>. BSD
February 3, 2003 BSD
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