Files created under NFSv4 share from Windows NFS server show as 'nobody'

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • Some users are in the local Administrators group on the Windows NFS server.
  • Files created on the windows NFS server by the same users in the Administrator group show as nobody on the RHEL NFS client.
  • This behavior is seen when using sec=krb5 as the client side mounted security flavor.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux
  • NFS
  • Kerberos
  • Windows 2016 (NFS server)

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