Why does automountd sometimes complain about garbled mount paths?

(Doc ID 1005282.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 20, 2014

Applies to:

Solaris SPARC Operating System - Version 8.0 to 10 11/06 U3 [Release 8.0 to 10.0]
All Platforms

Symptoms

Automountd occasionally logs errors about "No such file or directory" when trying to mount a path which is garbled. For example:

   29 Feb 2006 myhost automountd[187]: [ID 801587 daemon.error] myserver:/u2/export/export/home/pa?>^Y??(?)?)*?: No such file or directory 

 

Cause

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