Introduction to libnfsidmap

The libnfsidmap package contains a library to help mapping id's, mainly for NFSv4.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-9.0 platform.

Package Information

libnfsidmap Dependencies


OpenLDAP-2.4.48 (client only)

User Notes:

Installation of libnfsidmap

Install libnfsidmap by running the following commands:

./configure --prefix=/usr     \
            --sysconfdir=/etc \
            --disable-static  &&

This package does not come with a testsuite.

Now, as the root user:

make install                         &&
mv -v /usr/lib/* /lib &&
ln -sfv ../../lib/$(readlink /usr/lib/ /usr/lib/

Command Explanations

--disable-static: This switch prevents installation of static versions of the libraries.

mv -v /usr/lib/* ...: Move shared libraries into /lib so they are available before /usr is mounted.


Installed Programs: None
Installed Libraries:
Installed Directories: /usr/lib/libnfsidmap

Short Descriptions

contains the libnfsidmap API functions.

Last updated on 2019-08-17 15:16:30 -0700