Mounting a SCO NFS share on RHEL4

Stephen John Smoogen smooge at
Fri Apr 6 12:09:16 CDT 2007

On 4/6/07, Brandon Coale <brandoncoale at> wrote:
> Dan, thanks.  I played around with the mount command some more on the new linux box, and it actually was as simple as specifiying the nfs version on the command line:
> mount -t nfs -o vers=2 old:/mega /mnt/nfs
> I did this and it worked like a charm.  It is interesting that I didn't have to specify the version when I mounted the SCO share from a RHEL3 box.

RHEL-3 defaulted to version 2 NFS if I remember. RHEL-4 defaults to
version 3 but on most server versions of NFS I thought it would say oh
I will do 2.

Stephen J Smoogen. -- CSIRT/Linux System Administrator
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