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Windows services for NFS - Nfs mount question

Posted on 2010-11-11
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I am trying to mount several nfs mounts to my windows 7 box {64bit}.      I have installed Services for Network File System (NFS) and I am able
to actually mount the shares.  

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 mount \\someserver\vol\someNFSshare y:

The command completed successfully.

C:\>y:
Access is denied.

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 The problem that I am having is...I receive an "access denied" error after trying to change to this drive.    

The nfs mounts are being served off of a Netapp filer, and I have set the export to allow root/read/write access for my machine.    If I run showmount
I can see the entry is properly set.    I am logged into the machine as a domain user {local admin}.  

I suspect the problem is caused by user mapping, but I am not entirely sure how to map this.    I looked at the properties within Services for NFS...  I could only find references pointing to a dc.    Is there a way to map this locally?

Any insight into this would be appreciated.    Tx.
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I'm not sure if the WinServ2008 version has the MAPADMIN command line tool, but here is the help page from WinServ2003R2

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc759533(WS.10).aspx
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Difficult question to answer.  Meaning give the criteria, what I want to do may not be possible.
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