Solaris Common Messages and Troubleshooting Guide


If other NIS clients are behaving normally, check the Ethernet cabling on the workstation that is getting this message. Note the following differences between architectures:

If many NIS clients on the network are giving this message, go to the NIS server in question and reboot or repair as necessary. To locate the NIS server for a domain, run the ypwhich(1) command. When the server machine returns to operation, NIS clients give an NIS server for domain OK message.