Information gathering when the message "NIS+ servers unreachable" is seen (Doc ID 1009993.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 8.0 to 10 1/13 U11 [Release 8.0 to 10.0]
All Platforms

Symptoms

Application programs or commands, that are running on NIS+ clients, could sometimes fail and display the message "NIS+ servers unreachable".
No general solution exists to prevent NIS+ clients from logging this message, because there could be a large variety of reasons causing this message to become logged.

Cause

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