How to configure NFS on Linux -

The Network File System is certainly one of the most widely used network services. Network file system (NFS) is based on the Remote procedure call which allows the client to automatically mount remote file systems and therefore transparently provide an access to it as if the file system is local.
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Elazar Pimentel

So, NFS’ only uses source IP as a parameter to decide who can do what? really?