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nfs-common
 
 
== Configure Server and Client ==
 
Configure the /etc/exports file to point to the folder(s) you would like to make available for NFS mounting
 
 
'' On Host ''
 
 
/home    *(rw,sync,no_root_squash)
 
 
 
'' On Device ''
 
 
You'll need to edit /usr/bin/mountnfs, change:
 
  mount -o nolock `get-ip host`:/home/lfu/nfsroot/LF /LF
 
to:
 
  mount -o nolock 10.0.0.1:/home/ /mnt
 
 
Start the server and client:
 
 
 
'' On Host ''
 
$ sudo /etc/init.d/nfs-kernel-server start
 
 
''' For Leapster and LeapPad Explorers '''
 
 
'' On Device ''
 
# modprobe nfs
 
# mountnfs
 
# cd /mnt
 
# ls
 
 
''' For Network Enabled Didj '''
 
 
mount -o nolock 10.0.0.1:/home /mnt
 
 
 
At this point should see the contents of your /home dir
 
 
 
[[Category:Didj]]
 
[[Category:Leapster Explorer]]
 
[[Category:LeapPad Explorer]]
 
[[Category:LeapFrog Pollux Platform]]
 

Revision as of 07:32, 12 July 2011

Summary

This is a tutorial to setup an NFS folder on your host PC for your explorer to boot from. NFS mounting of a directory will enable you to test applications and scripts without having to copy anything to your Leapster or LeapPad Explorer.

Prerequisites

Networking Setup

For Didj Enable Networking using the lf1000_ff_eth_defconfig file or manually adding NFS support.


Software Needed

Linux host PC

nfs-kernel-server

nfs-common