Re: NIS: Domain not bound...

Marc Lauterbach (
Mon, 13 Dec 1999 13:05:18 -0500


>Peter Nilson answered:

> Hi!
> You havn´t created any domain. Just write:
> domainname the name of the domain.

I didn't mention that but I said "domainname domain..." befor binding to the

> Have you also written make in the /var/yp catalog?


> Are you using shadow
> passwords or not?


But anyway: I found the solution for my problem now: I forgot to edit the
file /etc/host.config on the client. In the "order line" there must be a
"nis" entry. Now it runs...

Thanks for your help ;-)


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