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How do I create a Passwd and user file for anonymous access for Unix / NFS services

Hi

I need to create a passwd and a user file.
I know these files are created under unix / linux systems using some siple commands but I do not have any linux or unix environment.
I have a windows 2003 r2 server that hosts some data. I then have a media center that can connect to the network using NFS, so I need to be able to set up NFS file shares on my server and to do this i need a passwd and user file containing an anonymous user and a root user  so that i can map these in services for unix and get my shares up and running.
I would hacve thought there would be a place with a standard file that I could download but i cant find such a place

Please help!
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PilouteCommented:
Hi,

As you can see here, NFS is available in Win 2003 R2 :
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc773240%28WS.10%29.aspx

And here's how to set it up :
http://blogs.msdn.com/b/sfu/archive/2007/04/19/set-up-server-for-nfs-in-windows-server-2003-r2.aspx

And you don't necessarily need a user. Anonymous access is also available (even is personally, I would't use that unless your network is strongly securized) :
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc782121%28WS.10%29.aspx
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc753808.aspx
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/822011

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Are you sure your media center is not a NFS server rather than a client ? In that case the connection should be done from your computer towards that media center...

Cheers,
P
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RPUKsupportAuthor Commented:
Thanks, I will l,ook through the links.
The media box is like a client, all the data sits on a server and you basically browse to it using nfs, then it plays it over the network
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