[mythtv-users] Mac OSX Universal Binary for .20.2 @ thesniderpad.com

Mike Perkins mikep at randomtraveller.org.uk
Mon Sep 17 20:19:41 UTC 2007


Dan Wilga wrote:
> At 10:59 PM +1000 9/17/07, Anthony Giggins wrote:
>> mount 172.16.107.77:/storage /storage
>> mount_nfs: /storage: Operation not permitted
>>
>> I have been able to mount this on another linux box but not macOSX
> 
> Most likely, you need to use "sudo mount". Otherwise, the mount point 
> is created as the user you run the command with, which most likely is 
> not permitted to mount the volume (according to the /etc/exports on 
> the other machine.) Note that, in this case, a username match isn't 
> enough to allow something other than root to mount; the UIDs of the 
> non-root account have to be the same between your Mac and the Linux 
> box.
> 
You can also add 'user' or 'users' (I forget which) as an option to your 
/etc/exports line to allow users to mount a share without having to 'sudo'.

Mike Perkins



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