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LAN to WAN via LAN Server and Network File System

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000108244D
Original Publication Date: 1992-May-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Mar-22
Document File: 2 page(s) / 32K

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Fernandez, AG: AUTHOR [+3]

Abstract

These requesters do not need to install any Network File System (NFS) software to access the NFS servers as a local drive. This allows exporting of either local or remote resources to existing LANs without installing new software on the requesters. (Image Omitted)

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LAN to WAN via LAN Server and Network File System

       These requesters do not need to install any Network File
System (NFS) software to access the NFS servers as a local drive.
This allows exporting of either local or remote resources to existing
LANs without installing new software on the requesters.

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      ONC NFS is a TCP/IP application invented by SUN Microsystems
that is widely available on both UNIX* and non-UNIX systems.
*  Trademark of UNIX System Laboratories, Inc.