Vagrant NFS Export File Invalid21 Jan 2014
I occasionally run into the following error when trying to
NFS is reporting that your exports file is invalid. Vagrant does this check before making any changes to the file. Please correct the issues below and execute "vagrant reload": exports:2: path contains non-directory or non-existent components: /Users/macpro/code/wip-HOSSUP-3518 exports:2: no usable directories in export entry exports:2: using fallback (marked offline): /
I've been able to replicate the error by deleting a VM from my development directory. It seems that Vagrant must verify your
/etc/exports file against your available VMs when running any
vagrant up. If you routinely clone and delete VMs, you'll probably run into this issue.
Last week I documented a workaround on Stackoverflow. But it looks like it might be even simpler:
vagrant halt // Yes, the VM is running, despite death rattle featured above. rm -rf /etc/exports // Remove the exports file. vagrant up
Be sure to halt before attempting this.
vagrant reload will not work. Vagrant recreates
/etc/exports on the next