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NIS+ error status codes and their meanings (Doc ID 1005938.1)

Last updated on APRIL 05, 2021

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 9 to 10 1/13 U11 [Release 9.0 to 10.0]
All Platforms


Oracle Solaris version 10 is the latest version of Solaris that provides the feature of NIS+ Naming Service.
This feature does not exist anymore in Oracle Solaris 11 and also won't exist in any future version of Oracle Solaris.

Sometimes application processes on NIS+ clients may display or log a numerical NIS+ status code for the result of any NIS+ operations these have performed.

This document provides a reference for the meaning of status-codes in NIS+.


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