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  1. H

    NFS not showing snapshot rollback changes

    I recently started using snapshots for a versioned YUM repository. This While testing one of my update scripts for my yum repositories, it accidentally deleted some of the directories I needed to keep. No problem. I had a snapshot of the previous version that I could easily rebase from. The...
  2. Kaiser7

    Manjaro doesn't see Freenas

    Hello there I'm having this issue, I'm unable to connect from my Manjaro machine ( Cinnamon 4.2.4 Kernel 4.19.81-1-Manjaro ) to NFS share on Freenas ver 11.2 U5. I enabled and configured ( I guess ) NFS from webgui, when I go on network, nothing appears. So I tried to connect directly...
  3. A

    NFS Mount on Multiple Clients

    Hallo, im new in the FREENAS Community and i have a big problem. My Setup Freenas 11.2 Stable 2 Docker VMs 1 ZFS 1 NFS ( Share on /mnt/data_storage/server_storage ) On the Dockers i Mount in the vi /var/lib/rancher/conf/cloud-config.yml On the first mounts: -...
  4. O

    Mail users permissions don't allow rsync task to a second FreeNAS

    Hi, this might be more of a basic UNIX*/POSIX basic understanding question, but please have mercy and shed some light on my issue ;-) Here's the situation : One mail server (MX1) has Maildir storage. It's /home is mounted with NFS on a first FreeNAS (NAS1), so all Maildirs are directly written...
  5. W

    Recommendations regarding FreenNAS NFS datastore for VMWARE

    Hi, some recommendations regarding NFS datastore for VMware for current build FreeNAS-11.2-U6? We intend to use FreeNAS on an older DELL R320, 192 GB RAM, HBA PERC H310 with 8x 4 TB SSD SanDisk Ultra 3D, a RAIDZ2 pool and expect "good" performance. NFS version NFSv3 vs NFSv4? sync? compression...
  6. D

    NAS Copy to Freenas VM - incredibly slow - but other operations very good

    Hi, Just posting this up in case it's an obvious known issue as I've found a work around for now. It's more for my understanding than anything else. I'm running a Freenas VM on vSphere 6. Freenas is at 9.10.1-u2 and is a very simple non-production deployment with 2 cores, 12 GB RAM, 1 x SATA...
  7. T

    Recommendations to improve an odd server?

    First, let me say that I was able to correct most of my problems by just searching this forum. This has been a great resource, I will not argue with anyone telling me that I have done something stupid. I am aware that the hardware installed is not ideal, and if this is the cause of my...
  8. M

    WebGUI hangs while modifying NFS

    I am trying to change some allowed subnets and hosts for NFS on my FreeNAS box, but every time I do it will give me the "Please wait..." with the turning circle animation and you will not see any changes. I restarted the webserver from the console, and the Django service which I understand helps...
  9. Z

    Issue with user mapping when mounting nfs share on Ubuntu 18.04

    Hello. I'm building my new media server on Ubuntu 18.04. Previously It was on 16.04. I've copied the fstab setting directly over from my old server which has been working fine. The share is able to mount but there's a permissions issue. The permissions are set as "1001:1001". The only way I'm...
  10. L

    nfs access remotely

    Hi Dear; Can anybody help me out how to configure free nas share nfs over public IP? I can mount 100% successful within my local network to any of my centos 7. However, i can't mount from my other centos 7 out of my network. Below is my command: local: mount -t nfs...
  11. D

    Instant backup promotion

    Hello. Now I'am designing datastore infrastructure for virtual environment. Planning to use one FN as the main DS, and second one as backup. Backup is replicated by snapshots from the main. The idea is in case disaster on primary DS instantly promote backup to the primary simply by changing it's...
  12. Tomasz Elendt

    SOLVED Slow SMB/NFS speed

    Hi. I have a custom FreeNAS build that serves me well for the last five years. All of the clients in my home network use WiFi so didn't notice any issues until I plugged my Macbook to LAN cable the other day. I noticed transfers of 30-40 MB/s when transfering large files via SMB. That should be...
  13. M

    fallocate() support via NFS

    Hi people, I wonder whether fallocate() that is announced on NFS ver. 4.2 is implemented on FreeNAS? Thank you.
  14. cmdematos

    Best configuration for 4HDD and 4 SSD on LSI-9340-8i

    I purchased an LSI 9340-8i IBM 46C9115 M1215 12GB following some advise on the recommended 8 port LSI internal controllers. This will be mated to an AMD X370 motherboard with an AMD 1600 6 core CPU and 32gb of Ram. The system above runs Windows 10, but it hosts a FreeNAS with 8Gb of RAM and 2...
  15. T

    VMware 6.5 - NFS 4.1 Mounting Single Share across multiple hosts

    I spent the greater part of 4 hours on the phone with VMware support just trying to mount and NFS sharepoint across 2 hosts in my cluster. The problem that I am seeing is that no matter how I try to mount the datastore, it always ends up being 2 separate mounts (one for each host). Therefore, HA...
  16. F

    NFS sync and async puzzle

    Hi, I decide to make this post after a couple of hours searching on google. Maybe my google-fu is not good, please forgive me if my question is dumb. So I started to build my freenas server with two expensive nvme SSD which are put in lz4 compressed mirror without SLOG. I export them as NFS via...
  17. C

    Help with ZFS datasets for NFS

    If I understand datasets, each one acts like its own filesystem. In my usual workflow, large files will be pulled down into an NFS share, and when complete, moved to another folder. I imagine this is pretty common. I think this means that putting my download folder and final location folder in...
  18. stringman

    Mapping different NFS UID based on IP

    Is there a way to map a different NFS UID based on IP like you can in Linux? For example, I have a CentOS server with the following /etc/exports entries: /storage/sharedstore 192.168.0.0/24(rw,sync,no_root_squash) /storage/sharedstore 10.128.0.0/24(ro,sync) One subnet is able to operate...
  19. U

    NFS exporting datasets

    Hello, I am exporting a dataset (dataset1) via NFS that is inside a pool (pool1). I am mounting said dataset1 on my workstation using LDIFs*. Inside dataset1 there are two more datasets; dataset2 and dataset3. On my workstation where the dataset1 is mounted there are two directories called...
  20. heedthewarning

    Syncthing between 2 FreeNAS servers with file ownership via NFS on Ubuntu 18

    I have a home and an office FreeNAS setup with both upgraded to 11.2. I have successfully installed and set up Syncthing to sync both FreeNAS servers to each other. I have NFS sharing set up from my home and office Ubuntu 18 PCs where /etc/fstab have entries to automatically mount each shared...
  21. H

    SOLVED How can I remove ACLs from my Unix share?

    I have a dataset (/mnt/tank/Movies) that I had setup long time ago (release 9.x times). I had also shared it via NFS. All of a sudden, the share directory now looks like the following (I think this means there are ACLs set on it, with the "+" at the end of the mode bits): root@zfs[/mnt/tank]#...
  22. tbaror

    Moving data from storage zvol iscsi to another nfs

    Hello, I have two Freenas storage servers, old one using iscsi zvol used by Xen server with 3 luns , new Freenas storage ,instead of zvol decided to use NFS to store all vms. My issue is when i try to migrate all vm from iscsi to nfs , while trying do it directly from Xen console its fails , so...
  23. junior466

    NFS through firewall using port 929?

    Greetings! I've been trying to mount a NFS share onto my Ubuntu server from FreeNAS through my router's firewall (VLAN segregation) and was having a hell of a time since I thought that the only ports needed were 111 and 2049. After failing over and over I decided to look at my router logs and...
  24. K

    SOLVED Linux, Windows and Mac Sharing

    Hi everyone! I've been using Freenas for about three months now. Unfortunately, last week my hdd (connected through a USB port) where the system was installed died. I took a DB config backup one week earlier the failure happened. It was a simple home config: two shared folders (/mnt/storage...
  25. I

    Multiple groups NFS share

    Hi everyone ! So I know how to create an NFS share in FreeNAS but I can only have 1 owner and 1 groups. My FreeNAS Server is connected to Active Directory. I was wondering if someone know how to add more than one group in NFS share. I know how to do it with SMB(Auxiliary Parameters or directly...
  26. M

    Getting error “You can't share same filesystem with overlapping networks”

    I upgraded to FreeNAS-11.2-U2.1 and when I want to edit my NFS shares I now get the error: You can't share same filesystem with overlapping networks 10.0.31.0/24 and 10.0.31.22/32. This is so because /etc/exports does not act like ACL and it is undefined which rule among all overlapping...
  27. yousif282

    nfs: server x.x.x. not responding, still trying

    hello , im using a 11.2 FreeNAS with nfs shares , i mounted the shares on a linux server , the problem is i keep having this message in dmesg : nfs: server x.x.x. not responding, still trying . and every time this message appears the mount points hang , is there anything i can do to solve this...
  28. J

    Poor perfomance with ISCSI

    I set up my first new Free NAS system for a lab machine. I created an iscsi share to a citrix xen server. The performance was not so great. so I wanted to check it with NFS and noticed a huge difference. With iscsi: dd if=/dev/zero of=/tmp/output conv=fdatasync bs=384k count=1k; rm -f...
  29. S

    SOLVED How do i set this up?

    Hi all, I am struggling with a setup at the moment, quick run down - Created an NFS pool named media and copied content from my old media server to it - Was not able to properly get a vm running Sonarr, Sabnzbd and plex running from it properly (plex wasn't able to playback the content) -...
  30. S

    kernel: Failed to contact local NSM - rpc error 5

    FreeNAS-11.1-U6.3 nfs share get throse errors: Jan 9 23:33:52 localhost kernel: Failed to contact local NSM - rpc error 5 Jan 9 23:34:17 localhost kernel: Failed to contact local NSM - rpc error 5 Jan 9 23:34:17 localhost kernel: Failed to contact local NSM - rpc error 5 At that time, nfs...
  31. E

    How is people dealing with VM and sharing?

    Hello, I have been using freenas last 6 months, so I am a little bit new still, I am not a big fan of bsd systems, just because already used to work on debian SOs, so I have been running VMs since then with byvhe. With this said, I am just mounting my datashares in my debian VMs with NFS and...
  32. rumbeard

    NFS on 11.2-RELEASE can't add Active Directory Groups

    So I've had AD groups in the drop-down and have been able to add them as a mapall group for many releases up to 11.1 U6. Upgraded and now it says the groups don't exist. First clue was the dreaded DOMAIN<Group> without the backslash showing up in a mountd error on the console. If I try to add...
  33. macosxgeek

    Mounting the NFS share on FreeNAS from Windows Server 2016

    Hi @ll, I'm trying to mount NFS share on FreeNAS server I have. Basically I've enabled NFS server on the Windows Server 2016 machine I'm trying to use as target. When I run: showmount -e 10.10.7.11 I can see the NFS share: Exports list on 10.10.7.11: /NFSshare...
  34. P

    Awful NFS/SMB write performance

    Im using FreeNAS as VM storage and it is connected directly to the VM host with a 10Gb Ethernet link. When doing sequential writes over NFS I only get 10-15MB/s while reads are around 120MB/s. If I copy the same file with SFTP, writes are 120MB/s too so it clearly isnt a disk speed issue. I have...
  35. J

    FreeNAS/TrueNAS Best Practices for VMware NFS datastore [2018]

    What are the FreeNAS/TrueNAS Best Practices for VMware Datastores? Current Draft Plan: 22 mirrored vdev Setup with 10TB Helium SAS drives (220TB usable before overhead, 44 total drives) Running on Dual Xeon 10 Core CPUs with 256GB RAM and a P4800X ZIL and dual 40GBE. 12 x VMware ESXI 6.7 Hosts...
  36. E

    Execute permissions NFS

    Hello, I am currently having some trouble when trying to execute a .sh in my VM which is located in my freenas dataset mounted with NFS. My dataset has UNIX permission type with 777 permissions with the root user set, and the sharing NFS has the maproot also with the root user. This is the...
  37. E

    NFS Performing better than ISCSI

    Was hoping for a bit of insight into the following issue, if some kind soul could help a noob out :D Specs: Dell R510 2 x E5645 6 Core (HT enabled) at 2.4GHz 16GB RAM 8 x 2TB WD Red RAIDz2 Perc H310 in IT mode aka LSI 9211-8i Intel X520-DA2 10Gb SFP+ card Freenas 11.1-U4 I have 2 ESXI 6.5...
  38. B

    NFS Share Debian

    Hi, i use UCS (Debian based distibution) VM on my Proxmox KVM Host. I want to use NFS share on ucs from my freenas. i want to use the fstab to auto mount after boot, but it did not work. When i manual type "mount -a" after reboot, the nfs is mounted and i can use it. But the automatic mount...
  39. E

    NFS shares not refreshing content on clients, inotify

    Hello, I have been dealing this last days with a problem on my VMs, I am currently working with NFS shares, and my VMs have them mounted in, what I have found is that the internal services in my VMs are not able to refresh their content as the NFS shares does not work with something called...
  40. E

    Cannot delete some files (Samba and NFS)

    Hello, I was just deleting and moving files from folder, and I got up to a point where some folders including shortcuts files or thumbs.db files are making me impossible to delete them. It just displays an error saying that the files is being in use by another app (which is not). I am currently...
  41. MrTPN

    FreeNAS FreeNAS-11.1-U6 - NFS User Nobody

    Hi Folks, I will start out by saying I am in no way shape or means a FreeNAS or FreeBSD expert, I came from a Synology NAS, then to a home build xpenology nas and due to outgrowing both units, we are now moving onto freenas :) We are trying to build a storage solution, and a part of this...
  42. N

    NFS shares: files and folders owner:group

    The files and folders shared from my FreeNAS server to clients get nobody/nobody as user and group owner for files and folders. I cant change this from the client, I get: I don’t have permission to change them. How do I set this up so I get the original user and group owner shown and have the...
  43. D

    NFS and DNS

    So this issue hit me two times, I failed to add to my knowledge base so I ended up spending two hours troubleshooting, two times. I've used NFS with FreeNAS before, but since I built out an internal DNS infrastructure I had an issue. I could not mount the NFS shares from ESXi. When I removed...
  44. M

    Slow NFS reads (maybe directory reads)

    I have a iXsystems FreeNAS-mini sever with a point-to-point 10Ge (MTU=9000) connection to a workstation. The FreeNAS has 16Gb RAM, 4x4Tb disks, RAIDZ. When I run iperf, the transfer rate from the server to the workstation is an outstanding 942Mb/s. I have a directory mounted from the...
  45. W

    Performance Issues Exploring Other File Sharing Protocols

    Up until now I have been using SMB on FreeNAS and as many people have told me my 8 drive RAIDz2 (7200RPM disks) wasn't quite as fast as it should be as a network share (~500MB/s). Well, I decided to build a 12x1TB SSD RAIDz2 and found that I had near identical performance using SMB. Talking to...
  46. S

    Looking for some guidance on using Samba and NFS on the same dataset

    I have a handful of different Mac and Windows clients. Those work OK with Windows-style permissions--ACLs, etc., but I'm looking to also add in some CentOS Linux workstations for the same datasets. I've been having pretty strange problems on the Linux side with rendering video out of DaVinci...
  47. VictorR

    SOLVED 11.1-U2 LAGG/LACP and NFS mount error

    I had LAGG/LACP and NFS shares working seamlessly on this NAS for >2.5 yrs. Then, a GUI update to 11.1 failed and had to a complete reinstall. Although, the ZFS volume survived intact(I think). Setting up LAGG/LACP via GUI wizard results in this popup error (1, 2) But, when I look at...
  48. Eds89

    Validation on intended setup

    Hi, Hoping some of you guys might be able to validate my intended deployment of a virtual FreeNAS box/Plex server for home use. My intention is to have a one box does all kind of approach, with ESXi running on bare metal, hosting several VMs; FreeNAS for ESXi/SMB storage pFsense router Domain...
  49. W

    Sharing NFS directory as read-write for one host then read-only for others

    Hello, I have a host (k2) with a shared directory /mnt/collab. I want to provide my VM, annex-vm, total read-write permission to this share. But there is a directory /mnt/collab/annex that I only want to give read-only permission for certain hosts (gpu1 & gpu2). The below exports file gives...
  50. O

    NFS sharing is not visible because a DNS issue on FreeNAS

    I have a Proxmox 5.1-35 (172.16.10.101) and FreeNAS 11.0-U4 (172.16.10.10) server, everything was fine for about 3 weeks until I started getting this message on Proxmox "NFS Shares: storage is not online (500)" on WebGUI but using command line I was able to mount the NFS on FreeNAS. So I posted...
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