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NAME    [Toc]    [Back]

       dxfileshare  - Exports local directories and mounts directories
 from the network

SYNOPSIS    [Toc]    [Back]


DESCRIPTION    [Toc]    [Back]

       Use the File Sharing application, dxfileshare, to:  Export
       (or  share)  local  UNIX  directories  to the network Stop
       exporting UNIX local directories to  the  network  Specify
       which  directories  mounted  from  the  network  are to be
       remounted every time the system is rebooted, that is,  add
       an entry to the /etc/fstab file Add, change, or delete NFS
       entries from the /etc/exports file Share local UNIX directories
  with a personal computer (PC) when Advanced Server
       for UNIX is installed on your system Display local  directories
 that are shared (exported) with the network Display
       network mounts (directories that can be mounted  from  the

       The  File Sharing application can also be invoked from the
       CDE Application Manager from the following categories:

       Application Group:       System_Admin
       System Admin Subgroup:   Daily Admin

       Online help is available for the File Sharing  application
       by clicking on any Help button or using the Help pull-down

RESTRICTIONS    [Toc]    [Back]

       You must have root privileges to use certain  features  of
       File  Sharing.  Namely, the ability to export (or share) a
       directory or to modify the properties of a directory  that
       is already being exported.

       You  must  have Advanced Server for UNIX installed on your
       system to share local directories with PCs.

FILES    [Toc]    [Back]

       Defaults that are shared by the graphical and command line
       user  interface.  File  Sharing  uses the same file as the
       Host Manager application.  File Sharing  application  File
       Sharing  help  volume  Directory  containing  File Sharing
       application icons Application defaults file that sets  the
       default  values  for  the X resources File Sharing message
       catalog Message catalog containing File  Sharing  location
       IDs for on-item help i18n_motif_shared_text.cat

              Message  catalog containing application-independent
              messages i18n_motif_shared_text_LocIds.cat

              Message catalog containing  application-independent
              location IDs for on-item help

SEE ALSO    [Toc]    [Back]

       Commands:   X(1X),  automount(8),  bcheckrc(8),  mount(8),
       mountd(8), showmount(8), umount(8)

       Functions: getfsstat(2),  getmntinfo(3),  getmntinfo_r(3),
       mount(2), mount(2sv), umount(2), umount(2sv), umount(3)

       Files: exports(4), fstab(4), mountdtab(4)

       Tru64 UNIX System Administration

       ASU Installation and Administration Guide

       ASU Concepts and Planning Guide

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