Subject: Re: NetBSD 4.0_RC5 : can't ypbind to NIS server ?
To: None <>
From: Ignatios Souvatzis <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 12/13/2007 11:36:56

On Thu, Dec 13, 2007 at 10:03:46AM +0000, Gilbert Fernandes wrote:
> Hello
> At work I have a new PC which only works under NetBSD 4.0_RC5 and not 
> 3.1 (and I have to turn sound card off of the kernel gets stuck on boot).
> I have a YP server here and I can't get to ypbind to it from NetBSD.
> I have an OpenBSD machine and Debian machine, and both can bind to the 
> YP server.
> To configure I have done this :
> 1. edited /etc/rc.conf
>    and inserted the following lines :
>    rpcbind=YES
>    ypbind=YES

should be in there, then /etc/rc.d/ypbind restart - otherwise I don't
know what to look for. My clients which I upgraded to RC5 yesterday ypbind
fine to a server on Solaris8/sparc64.