Thanks to the previous advice I received here, I now understand how to export
and mount directories via NFS.
Now I have an additional question: As root, I can mount the /home
directory from my desktop to my laptop which uses wireless. However,
when I logout the mount disappears. That is, I mount the directory,
check it is mounted, then I logout, log back in as root, the mount
is now not there. How do I make the mount persistent, always there?
I want the mount to persist so that the two ordinary users on my small
household network can access the same files whichever computer they
It appears that this may be because the wireless link disappears when
I log out. Both machines are using Fedora 10. A persistent mount
used to work using Febora 8, but maybe some settings I am not aware of