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Author: Srijan Kishore

This guide explains how to configure NFS server in CentOS 7.0 Network File System (NFS) is a popular distributed filesystem protocol that enables users to mount remote directories on their server. The system lets you leverage storage space in a different location and write onto the same space from multiple servers in an effortless manner. It, thus, works fairly well for directories that users need to access frequently. This tutorial explains the process of mounting NFS share on an CentOS 7.0 server in an simple and easy-to-follow steps.

I have fresh installed CentOS 7.0 server, on which I am going to install the NFS server. My CentOS server have hostname and IP as

You can have your CentOS server installed from the tutorial. Alternatively we need a CentOS 7.0 client machine either server/desktop. I my case I will use an CentOS 7.0 desktop with hostname and IP as Again I will be running all the commands with root credentials.继续阅读