'nfsclient' resource is not inheriting 'mountpoint' attribute from 'fs' resource

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • nfsclient resource doesn't inherit a 'mountpoint' attribute from parent fs resource if the nfsexport resource is not a direct parent of nfsclient resource
  • following configuration fails with error when attempting to start the cluster service

      <nfsclient name="jim" target="jim.example.com" options="rw,no_root_squash"/>
      <nfsexport name="exports"/>
    <nfsexport ref="exports">
      <fs name="1" mountpoint="/mnt/foo" device="/dev/sdb1" fsid="12344">
        <nfsclient ref="jim"/>
      [nfsclient] No export path specified.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 with High-Availability or Resilient Storage Add-on
  • rgmanager containing nfsclient resources utilizing inheritance

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