Solaris 11.x: NIS Client Cannot Bind To NIS Master

(Doc ID 1639401.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 03, 2018

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 11.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


After the initialization of a NIS client using 'ypinit -c', the system cannot bind to a NIS server.
The following is seen:



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