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Posted on 1997-06-05
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Dear Friends,
 I found on my machine there are some nfsd deomon owned by
normal user instead of root. I am using SGI challenge with
IRIX 6.2 operating system. Does somebody have some suggestion?
 
Dawei
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Seems the deamon was not started during bootup by root, but
later by user, who need it. Try to look at /etc/netstart, or
other such file, I do not know IRIX. Try also to look at nfsd
permissions, I think normal user can not be able to start such
service.
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by:yanwei
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Hi Hajek,
 There are other people who answered me. The strange process
is not a problem for IRIX 6.2. It is a valid function which is
showing who are using the nfs.
 thanks for your answer,
 Dawei
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