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Configuration file for pcnfsd definitions




The pcnfsd.conf file contains a range of acceptable user IDs. The pcnfsd utility uses this file to authenticate users trying to log on. The default range is 101-60002.

The file is in the format:

keyword argument

where keyword and argument are as follows:

keyword argument Meaning
uidrange value-value Accepted range of user IDs
uidrange value Accepted single user ID

Format rules:

For example:

To authenticate users with a uid between 100 and 200:

uidrange 100-200 

To authenticate a user with a uid of 152:

uidrange 152

To authenticate several uid ranges:

uidrange 5
uidrange 150-200
uidrange 500-600

See also: