Subject: ypclient
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Bill Studenmund <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/13/1998 16:22:11
We're trying to set up a DEC pmax 3100 as a yp client of a cluster of
Ultrix boxes. We've not succeeded.

We'd like to do it w/o rebooting.

We've set the domain name to match the domain name of the server (norge).
We made a file /var/yp/binding/norge.ypservers and fed it the correct IP
address. Then we ran ypbind.

ypbind just sits there. ypcat seems to hang (I kill it after about 10

What did we do wrong?


Take care,