Oracle Linux: NIS Slave Fails To Get Information With Error: "ypserv[6944]: refuse to transfer netid.byname from XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX, master is <hostname>)"

(Doc ID 2326514.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 25, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.9 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.39] and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The NIS slave cannot sync maps with the master.  Error shows:

Changes

 None

Cause

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