Subject: Re: ypserv(8) stops working on 4.99.25 kernel
To: None <>
From: Sarton O'Brien <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/12/2007 11:47:03
On Wed, 29 Aug 2007 12:30:09 am Izumi Tsutsui wrote:
> wrote:
> > Actually you need to run 'rpcbind -d' - having compiled in all the
> > printfs. Then you discover that the rpcbing code has always been broken!
> >
> > And since it depended on the value of an uninitialied local variable,
> > some copies of the binary would work with a new kernel.
> >
> > Fixed in /cvsroot/src/usr.sbin/rpcbind/rpcb_svc_com.c rev 1.13
> Yes, now ypserv(8) works fine with new rpcbind(8) on today's
> -current kernel. Thanks!

A bit of a delay but I can confirm this as well. Thanks a lot. It's great to 
be able to seamlessly apply new domus again using nis+nfs. I can go back to 
being lazy :)