What is running the NIS server?
Is it the same machine as the client?
John P . Looney wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 26, 2001 at 06:28:24PM +0000, Philip Reynolds mentioned:
>>> I always use the proper domain name as opposed to localhost, the
>> more advanced tutorials/explanations of using rpcinfo have used the
>> hostnames instead of localhost and have always been perfect for me.
>> I can't just think of a good reason why it's not working, but it
>> might be a problem with rpcinfo itself or the way you have it
>>> Could be. But it's a vanilla Mandrake 7.2 install...
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