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Date:      Wed, 06 Nov 1996 16:00:31 -0700
From:      "Mark O'Lear" <Mark.Olear@Colorado.EDU>
To:        "Douglas C. Garrick" <>
Subject:   Re: mountdbtab
Message-ID:  <3281188F.600A@Colorado.EDU>
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Douglas C. Garrick wrote:
> I am having a problem with the mountd server on a FreeBSD machine.
> I get assorted mountd err. messages but the most consistent of these is
> a "can't open /var/db/mountdbtab message".  I have tried various
> combintations of ownerships of this and /etc/exports but I can't resolve
> this.
> Any suggestions?
> Thanks

You might want to look through the archives as this was
discussed before.  I believe that it had something to do
with the fact that the file should be called mountdtab
instead of mountdbtab (something messed up with the install).

Mine works fine as mountdtab:
-rw-r--r--  1 root  bin  36 Nov  6 15:58 /var/db/mountdtab
Mark O'Lear             \    e-mail: Mark.Olear@Colorado.EDU
University of Colorado   \   phone:  (303) 492-3798
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