SELinux: NFS-Apache/httpd setup

  • How to enable Apache to read NFS mounted directories while SELinux is enabled.

You might need to use the command similar to one below if you are on redhat distibution like CentOS or Fedora...

...
mount -t nfs -o context=system_u:object_r:httpd_sys_content_t 192.168.1.7:/var/www/html/images /var/www/html/images


If that still does not work, then let SELinux allow Apache to read on the mounted directory..
setsebool -P httpd_use_nfs on
OR
sudo /usr/sbin/setsebool -P httpd_use_nfs on



References:
http://wiki.centos.org/TipsAndTricks/Selinux...
http://www.redhat.com/docs/manuals/enterprise/RHEL-5...
http://www.linuxconfig.org/HowTo_configure_NFS

Hi! how is the setup done for the nfs client?

-xzyra _25Aug2010, 10:17 am

-lino _10Jan2011, 16:04 pm

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