NFS: Files are being created with 'nfsnobody' ownership

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  • Files are being created with nfsnobody as the owning user.
  • Files created by the same user on a different NFS client do not report this behavior.
  • This is seen on both NFSv3 and NFSv4.x.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (NFS client)
  • Any NFS server
  • NFS

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