Linux Command Directory
This directory of Linux commands is from Linux in a Nutshell, 5th Edition.
Click on any of the 687 commands below to get a description and list of available options. All links in the command summaries point to the online version of the book on Safari Bookshelf.
NFS/NIS command. NFS mount request server. mountd reads the file /etc/exports to determine which filesystems are available for mounting by which machines. It also provides information about which filesystems are mounted by which clients. See also nfsd.
Specify debugging facility. Accepted values for kind are general, call, auth, parse, and all.
Read the export permissions from file instead of /etc/exports.
Run mountd in the foreground.
Print help message, then exit.
Use UDP for mounts.
Do not offer NFS version n.
Allow no more than n open file descriptors. The default is 256.
Bind to specified port instead of accepting a port from portmapper.
Print the version number, then exit.
Explicity offer NFS version n.
Information about mount permissions.
List of filesystems currently mounted by clients.