nfs: sharing directory without running DNS

jbk jbk at
Mon Aug 14 07:18:58 EDT 2006

Andrew Medico wrote:
> On 8/14/06, Joshua D. Abraham <jabra at> wrote:
>> I would recommend:
>> iptables --flush
>> This is more generic.
> But it's not sufficient. To clean out all the tables, one must do:
> iptables -F
> iptables -F -t nat
> iptables -F -t mangle
> So when a distribution-supplied initscript exists, it's simpler to use 
> that.
Thanks to all. I had to modify and assign ports for the 
daemons and the firewall. Once the problem was identified 
the solution took just a bit of research. I can now mount 
nfs shares and maintain the firewall.


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