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Old 02-23-2006, 10:04 PM   #1
jasontn
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Unhappy Sudden loss of NIS service


Last week, my workstation (FC4) suddenly hanged. When I rebooted, it is no longer able to access the NIS server. The problem occurs during startup:

...
Binding to the NIS domain [ok]
Listening for an NIS domain server.
YPBINDPROC_DOMAIN Domain not bound
YPBINDPROC_DOMAIN Domain not bound
YPBINDPROC_DOMAIN Domain not bound
YPBINDPROC_DOMAIN Domain not bound
...

(I'm not the LAN admin, just a user. The LAN admin is away overseas on vacation). :-(

This also happened to another workstation a few hours later. This is possibly a server issue?

Thus far, I've disabled ypbind to continue using the workstation.

Any help is appreciated. TIA
 
Old 02-24-2006, 05:00 AM   #2
satinet
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can you verify if the NIS master is 'up'. by pinging etc.

are you a slave server or client?

what happens when you type:
domainname
ypwhich

have you used yppoll yet?
 
  


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