The ypcat(1) for a non-root user may fail and display the message "can't communicate with ypbind"
(Doc ID 1002960.1)
Last updated on MAY 09, 2018
Applies to:Solaris Operating System - Version 9 GA to 9 9/05 HW U9 [Release 9.0]
The ypcat(1) command for a non-root user may fail on a system that is configured as a NIS client, and display the message "can't communicate with ypbind", while the same command works fine on the same system for root.
can't communicate with ypbind
# ypcat passwd
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