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NFS Server and Client Configuration in Ubuntu

NFS was developed at a time when we weren’t able to share our drives like we are able to today - in the Windows
environment. It offers the ability to share the hard disk space of a big server with many smaller clients. Again, this
is a client/server environment. While this seems like a standard service to offer, it was not always like this. In the
past, clients and servers were unable to share their disk space.

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NFS is insecure. Use SSH/FISH/SSHFS instead.

indeed. Everyone remember:

indeed. Everyone remember: NFS = No Flaming Security

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