nfsconfig - Launches the SysMan Menu at the Network File System Configura-
tion (NFS) level, where you can configure a system as an NFS server or as
an NFS client
The NFS Configuration section of SysMan Menu is used by the System Adminis-
trator or the UNIX system manager to manage NFS configuration issues.
It allows the system to be configured as an NFS server (to make its file
systems available to remote machines), or as an NFS client (to mount remote
Before using nfsconfig, be sure to configure Network Interfaces using the
Network Configuration section of the SysMan menu.
You can configure your system as an NFS Server, an NFS Client, or both.
However, if the Network Interfaces are down, the following daemons will not
start: nfsd, pcnfsd, proplistd, mountd, and automountd.
Use nfsconfig to do the following:
+ Manage the configuration of the system as an NFS server. You can only
configure your system as an NFS server if the NFS Server option is
built into the kernel.
+ Manage the configuration of the system as client-only system
+ Specify file systems to be mounted or exported
+ Start and stop the NFS daemons
Online help is available for the NFS dialog boxes. You can get help by
selecting the Help button on any dialog box.
You must be root or have the appropriate privileges to run this applica-
Specifies the environment variables that define the nfsconfig confi-
guration on your system
Commands: X(1X), automount(8), mountd(8), nfsd(8), nfsiod(8), pcnfsd(8),
proplistd(8), rpc.lockd(8), rpc.statd(8), dxfileshare(8)
Files: nfs_intro(4), rc.config(8)
Networking: tcp(7), udp(7)