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NFS on Snow Leopard

James Gosling writes about NFS on Snow Leopard: "I don't know what it is about Apple and NFS, but they keep moving things around. The new UI to NFS mounting is much nicer than it was before, but it's now in a totally different place: the Disk Utility. But if you use a lot of NFS file systems, it's a pain to have to mount them one by one: ignoring the UI and using the /net automount filesystem is far more convenient. Just use the file name /net/hostname/path and you don't have to mess with any mounting, it just happens by automagic..."