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Re: Bug#35743: knfs: needs to replace nfs-server

> Can knfs do everything that nfsd does? I couldn't quickly locate any
> info on knfs in linux/Documentation/.

No, their feature sets don't overlap entirely (there are things that knfs
does that unfsd doesn't too).

> In particular, features I like (and have (mis)used in the past) is
> re-exporting imported NFS filesystems, and that mount points can be
> traversed (i.e. export /usr, and /usr/local is also exported if that
> happens to be a separate filesystem).

I think (I'll have to check to be sure) that you can re-export an nfs-mount.
It will not traverse mountpoints, so you must explicitly export (and mount
at the client) /usr/local


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