Commands slow due to slow NSCD response if /etc/inet/ipnodes does not exist (Doc ID 1475626.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 8/11 U10 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 Any commands looking up a host name take long time. For example, even ping(1M) to localhost is slow.

 

Changes

Patch 140786-02 (SPARC) / 140787-02 (x86) or later is installed and /etc/inet/ipnodes is missing.

Cause

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