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RPC cannot connect to port mapper. Connection refused

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ontap-9
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nfs
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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9.4 +

Issue

When attempting to do an NFS mount, the connection is refused with "RPC cannot connect to port mapper.  Connection refused".
This is caused by the portmap service not being bound to the LIF that is serving NFS on the Vserver.

 

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