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Error: ' create client failure RPC program not registered' (Doc ID 1001555.1)

Last updated on MARCH 24, 2021

Applies to:

Solaris x64/x86 Operating System - Version 9 to 11.3 [Release 9.0 to 11.0]
Solaris Operating System - Version 8 to 11.3 [Release 8.0 to 11.0]
All Platforms


 When trying to change a user password in NIS the error 'create client failure rpc program not registered' may be generated.

The change password (passwd) command will work if the rpc.yppasswd daemon is started manually.




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