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    hey friends ,,

    I have a problem with adding a SAN storage every time i try i get a error

    Call "HostDatastoreSystem.CreateNasDatastore" for object "datastoreSystem-81" on vCenter Server "VCENTER2" failed.
    NFS mount failed: Unable to connect to NFS server.

    so any help plz

  • #2
    Re: can't Add NAS storage !!

    Can you ping the NFS server??


    • #3
      Re: can't Add NAS storage !!

      Its not clear. Are you trying to add a NAS datastore ?

      If so. Does it have Nfs enabled?

      Or are you trying to use a SAN, or something different?
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      • #4
        Re: can't Add NAS storage !!

        yes i can ping it . it's a openfiler storage ... i can add SCASI but i can't add NAS even from windwos if i creat a NFS share i can ping it but i can't add and aslo from Software >> security >> NFS client is enable !!!

        i don't know what i can do to solve this issue


        • #5
          Re: can't Add NAS storage !!

          did you set the correct permissions on the NFS datastore?
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          • #6
            Re: can't Add NAS storage !!

            of course read & write


            • #7
              Re: can't Add NAS storage !!

              Does this help?

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