I think a local socket is probably the best solution long term. Using a local socket also allows using filesystem permissions to control access which is required for gssd but not necessarily for nfsuserd.
On 10 December 2015 at 13:37, Rick Macklem <rmack...@uoguelph.ca> wrote: > Hi, > > Mark has reported a problem via email where the nfsuserd daemon sees > requests coming from an IP# assigned to the machine instead of 127.0.0.1. > Here's a snippet from his message: > Ok, I have Plex in a jail and when I scan the remote NFS file share the > *local* server's nfsuserd spams the logs. > Spamming the logs refers to the messages nfsuserd generates when it gets > a request from an address other than 127.0.0.1. > > I think the best solution is to switch nfsuserd over to using an AF_LOCAL > socket like the gssd uses, but that will take a little coding and probably > won't be MFCable. > > I've sent him the attached patch to try as a workaround. > > Does anyone happen to know under what circumstances the address 127.0.0.1 > gets replaced? > > And do you know if it will always be replaced with the same > address? > (I'm basically wondering if the workaround needs to be a list of IP > addresses > instead of a single address?) > > Thanks in advance for any help with this, rick > > > _______________________________________________ > email@example.com mailing list > https://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-current > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-current-unsubscr...@freebsd.org" > _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list https://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-current To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-current-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"