VirtualBox: Slackware64 host and guest; NFS mount from host fails

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http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hello :) This is similar to my LQ thread VirtualBox: how to NFS mount in Knoppix guest from Slackware host? but now the guest is Slackware64 13.1 like the host and it's not a one-off requirement that I can work around. The host is an NFS server exporting /home/c/d to the LAN: Code: root@CW8:~# exportfs /home/c/d This NFS export is routinely mounted by my netbook using mount -t nfs -o bg,rw,soft /mnt/CW8d So it should (TM) be straightforward to mount it from the guest which is currently configuring its et (HowTos)