NFS Share Won't Mount Solution - mount: wrong fs type, bad option, bad superblock on 10.10.2.20:/tmp/nfsmount

nfs mount failed:

mount 10.10.2.20:/tmp/nfsmount /mnt/nfs/
mount: wrong fs type, bad option, bad superblock on 10.10.2.20:/tmp/nfsmount,
       missing codepage or helper program, or other error
       (for several filesystems (e.g. nfs, cifs) you might
       need a /sbin/mount.<type> helper program)
       In some cases useful info is found in syslog - try
       dmesg | tail  or so

In this case the client machine didn't have nfs-utils installed!  You would think that when trying to mount that the error would indicate this!


yum -y install nfs-utils

So make sure you have nfs client utilities installed on the machine you are trying to mount the nfs share from!

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