Can't automount through /net: error, "No such file or directory"

(Doc ID 1007241.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 8 6/00 U1 to 11.2 [Release 8.0 to 11.0]
All Platforms


When trying to access files from a remote host using the /net automount
point, the user gets an error:

The client is using NIS as the automount nameservice. 


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