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Can't copy file to linux via NFS fro Alpha

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When we attempt to copy a file over the NFS to linux (Exported from linux) we get a message stating "Not owner" or something to that extent and a zero byte file is created with the requested name.  However, if we log into linux and try the copy from the exported Alpha file to the Linux, everything works great.

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My best guess is that you have a permissions problem.  Though I don't have a solution, I have some suggestions.

Are you SURE that the uid/gid for the user in question are are
the same between the ALPHA and the linux box, and that the
directory has the same UID/GID.

Can we assume your are running NFSD as root?

Are you trying this as root?  Depending on your setup root
might not have these permissions on the exported system.
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