[mythtv-users] NFS issue

Harry Devine lifter89 at comcast.net
Tue Sep 11 00:15:34 UTC 2007

I have a FC6 box as my main PC aside from my MythTV box (which is also FC6).  I setup and NFS share on my main box to share my MP3 collection.  I would like to mount to that directory from my MythTV box to copy over all of the MP3s to use in MythMusic.  However, whenever I try to mount the directory, I get the following error message:

"mount: mount to NFS server '' failed: System Error: No route to host."

My IPTables firewall on both boxes have the following lines in them:
"-A RH-Firewall-1-INPUT -m state --state NEW -m tcp -p tcp --dport 2049 -j ACCEPT"

If I stop the iptables service on my main PC, I can mount it fine, so I know its a firewall issue.  I know that 2049 is the NFS port (via /etc/services), so why wouldn't NFS be working in my case?  I'd like to have it work, then automount it via /etc/fstab.

Thanks for any help.
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