December, 2010

  • Important Tips on NFS (Part 4)

    What registry keys can be modified, if the number of Unix clients are more? We can make the following registry changes: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\Rpcxdr\Parameters · Right-click DefaultConcurrentConnections...
  • Important Tips on NFS (Part 3)

    Why we are unable to do a p ersistent mount across logons? Even using the command below to mount NFS share does not work: Ø net use W: \\Server\Sharename /persistent:yes This behavior is by design and due to security enhancement in...
  • Important Tips on NFS (Part 2)

    Why I am unable to change ownership from Windows clients? This is due to the default Unix style behavior. In Unix side only root can delete files which he is not the owner. Hence from Windows clients even if the user has full permission (i.e...
  • Important Tips on NFS (Part 1)

    How can we map users in Windows 2008? In windows 2008\2008 R2, we have the following options: 1. Fetching maps from a windows 2003\2003 R2 mapping server 2. Using Adlookup for mapping domain accounts 3. Using ADLDS for local accounts ...