nfs-ls man page

nfs-ls — Utility to list NFS servers, exports and directories


nfs-ls [ Options ] <NFS-URL>

nfs-ls [-R --recursive] [-s --summary] [-D --discovery] [-? --help] [--usage]


nfs-ls is a utility to list NFS servers, exports or directories.

Example: List the content of a directory on the NFS server

$ nfs-ls nfs://
-rwxrwxr-x  1  1000  1000      1190802 a.out
-rwxr-xr-x  1  1000  1000           13 foo123.copy
-rwxrwxrwx  1  1000  1000            8 foo123.writtenx


-s --summary

Print a summary line at the end of output.

-R --recursive

Recursive listing of the specified URL.

-D --discovery;

This option is used to discover local NFS servers and to list the exports for specific servers.

When used with the 'nfs://' URL the command will try to detect all local NFS servers and will list their IPs.

When used with a 'nfs://server' the command will list all the exports on the specified server.

Example: Discover and list all local NFS servers

$ nfs-ls -D nfs://

Example: List the exports for a server

$ nfs-ls -D nfs://
-? --help

Display basic help text.


Display basic usage text.

See Also


05/24/2015 nfs-ls: list servers, exports