9.6. Additional Resources
Administering an NFS server can be a challenge. Many options, including quite a few not mentioned in this chapter, are available for exporting or mounting NFS shares. Consult the following sources for more information.
9.6.1. Installed Documentation
/usr/share/doc/nfs-utils-<version-number>/— Replace <version-number> with the version number of the NFS package installed. This directory contains a wealth of information about the NFS implementation for Linux, including a look at various NFS configurations and their impact on file transfer performance.
man mount— Contains a comprehensive look at mount options for both NFS server and client configurations.
man fstab— Gives details for the format of the
/etc/fstabfile used to mount file systems at boot-time.
man nfs— Provides details on NFS-specific file system export and mount options.
man exports— Shows common options used in the
/etc/exportsfile when exporting NFS file systems.