Solaris Common Messages and Troubleshooting Guide


An example of a message from SunOS:

Jan  5 14:45:37 host1 portmap[86]: connect from to 
callit(ypserv): request from unauthorized host
Other possiblities for the end portion of the error message include:

In the Solaris operating environment, the error might look similar to the following:

Jan  5 14:45:37 host1 rpcbind[86]: refused connect from 
to callit(ypserv)

In all cases, the ypserv part of the message might actually be any RPC service, such as mount or nfs or status.