Subject: Re: /usr/etc/ypbind in /etc/netstart
To: None <>
From: Paul Kranenburg <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/15/1993 11:23:18
> The tail end of /etc/netstart contains:
> 	if [ -f /usr/sbin/ypbind -a -d /var/yp ]; then
> 		ypbind;		echo ypbind
> 	fi
> The problem with this is that /usr/sbin/ypbind won't exist if /usr is
> mounted over nfs (nfs partitions are not mounted yet). 

Hmm, I wonder how this ended up in netstart; it has no business to be there.
At the very least, ypbind should not be started before the portmapper, for
sanity's sake.