Subject: Re: NIS/YP interoperability (fwd)
To: Brandon D. Valentine <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Michael Richardson <email@example.com>
Date: 07/05/2000 19:27:33
>>>>> "Brandon" == Brandon D Valentine <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Brandon> I'm getting the impression that tech-userlevel is a better place for
Brandon> this than tech-net. I'm at my wits end here. Since I wrote the message
Brandon> below I've tried to configure a RedHat 6.1 box as a NIS client as well
Brandon> with limited success. The RH6.1 box was able to bind to the server only
Brandon> when the server's hostname was manually specified in RH's
I know that we have problems with a RH NIS master and a NetApp client. The
RH NIS master does not pay attention to broadcast NIS bind requests. Perhaps
they don't do broadcast as clients either.
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