Re: NFS random "permission denied"
On Thu, 2007-03-22 at 10:58 +0000, Dan Wade wrote:
> Hi -
> Forty NFS client workstations running Debian etch and sarge, am-utils
> automounter, a dozen active users. Server is Debian sarge on Dell
> PowerEdge 2850, PERC, Raid-5, stock kernel 2.6.8-2-686-smp. Runs just
> fine for about 3 months, then starts randomly saying "permission
> denied". nfs-kernel-server restart doesn't fix it. Reboot has worked
> on both of two occasions, but 3 months later it starts "permission
> denied" again. If there's an error in /etc/exports, I can't see it.
> Googling found a couple of similar reports, but no obvious course of
> action other than checking /etc/exports. If I've got an error there, I
> can't see it. Sorry, can't publish - security. In any case the
> symptoms don't mesh with a syntax error. What should I do?
Question: Do the logs, or manual poking around, show any read or write
problems with one or more of the exports?
Any one making changes to /etc/hosts.(allow|deny)?