Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 448793
NIS does not come up on boot
Last modified: 2014-06-18 04:46:26 EDT
I have my fedora box set up to use NIS from a red hat server. When I boot, I
cannot log in as an NIS user. Running yptest hangs on test 2. This is after
everything appears to have started correctly, no error messages.
doing a quick service ypbind restart fixes the issue immediately.
If you use NetworkManager, it's good idea to put NETWORKWAIT=yes to
/etc/sysconfig/network (otherwise it may happen, that ypbind starts before
network is ready). Did it help?
Also there is new ypbind-1.20.4-5.fc9 in the Fedora 9 testing repository - with
better timing in init script (but if you use NM, you still need set
Did it help?
Sorry. It was awhile before I could reboot.
Yes, things seem to be working ok now.