On Fri, 2004-07-23 at 14:51, saeed mis wrote:
> the result of rpcinfo -p localhost is
>> [root at localhost etc]# rpcinfo -p localhost
> program vers proto port
> 100000 2 tcp 111 portmapper
> 100000 2 udp 111 portmapper
> 100024 1 udp 32768 status
> 100024 1 tcp 32768 status
> 391002 2 tcp 32769 sgi_fam
>> and the result of ypwhich is
>> [root at localhost etc]# ypwhich
> ypwhich: Can't communicate with ypbind
>> about domainname, before starting the ypbind I
> set the domainname manuly to test.ca .
>> also I add the "ypserver roshan" to /etc/yp.conf
> but it didn't change anything. I comment it again.
OK, try the following on the server first:
# rpcinfo -u localhost ypserv
It should reply ready and waiting twice.
If not, then there lies your problem / Or Solaris
has a different syntax :)
Redhat / Fedora distros come with a handy tool for setting up ypclients
Enter the details for the server, exit and try to ypcat or ypwhich.
p.s.: you might want to set the hostname to something other than
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