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NFSv4 and idmapd working only in one direction

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http://www.linuxquestions.org – I tried to set up NFSv4 with idmapd between two Debian/lenny installations. On the client, the user "xyz" has the UID 501 and on the server "1000". Changing UIDs and setting up NIS is not possible, Kerberos unwanted. I tried to set up NFSv4 with idmapd and it is only working from server to client: When I list directories on the server, belonging to the user "xyz/1000", the owner is correctly displayed on the client as user "xyz/501". But when I create a file on the server, it is created with UID 501 (should be 1000). The configuration is quite standard, (HowTos)