System Administration Guide: Basic Administration

Example—Accessing CDs on Other Systems

The following example shows how to mount the CD named sol_9_sparc from the remote system starbug onto the /cdrom directory of the local system.

$ showmount -e starbug
export list for starbug:
/cdrom/sol_9_sparc (everyone)
$ su
Password: password
# mount -F nfs -o ro starbug:/cdrom/sol_9_sparc /cdrom
# exit
$ ls /cdrom
cdrom0     sol_9_sparc