Section: Maintenance Commands (8)
Updated: 5 Jun 2006
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mount.nfs, mount.nfs4 - mount a Network File System
mount.nfs remotetarget dir [-rvVwfnh ] [-t version] [-o options]
is a part of
utilities package, which provides NFS client functionality.
is meant to be used by the
command for mounting NFS shares. This subcommand, however, can also be used as a standalone command with limited functionality.
is used for mounting NFSv4 file system, while
is used to mount NFS file systems versions 3 or 2.
is a server share usually in the form of
is the directory on which the file system is to be mounted.
Mount file system readonly.
Mount file system read-write.
Fake mount. Don't actually call the mount system call.
Do not update
By default, an entry is created in
for every mounted file system. Use this option to skip making an entry.
Print help message.
Specify NFS file system version. Either
If the command is
command is nfs4, then version 4 is used, else version 3 or 2 is used.
For further information please refer
file system table
table of mounted file systems
Please notify current developers of NFS of any bugs in the current software or mail email@example.com
Amit Gud <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- SEE ALSO
linux.jgfs.net manual pages