Subject: Re: NIS server stops responding...
To: BSD Current Users <>
From: Aaron J. Grier <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/17/2000 12:01:12
On Mon, Oct 16, 2000 at 05:09:09PM -0700, C Kane wrote:

> In my situation, the NIS server will become CPU-bound:
> root     25312 96.3  0.8  1636 2092 ??  Rs   Fri11AM  2099:19.79 ypserv -d 
> and will stop responding to any NIS requests.
> If you learn anything, please let me know.

I see this in my 1.4 pmax from time to time.  ypserv just starts eating
CPU like crazy, and I have to restart it.

does dropping -d help?

  Aaron J. Grier | "Not your ordinary poofy goof." |
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