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"Access denied by server while mounting" when mounting NFS volume from a client within a VM

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • NFS

Issue

  • The client may experience this error when performing the mount:
    • user@machine:~$ sudo mount -t nfs -o vers=3 <ip>:/<volume> /mnt
  • In the syslog and dmesg output of the client, this error message may be seen:
    • RPC: server <ip> requires stronger authentication

 

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