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NIS issue

subrata biswal
Frequent Advisor

NIS issue

NIS issue:

when i am change the password in NIS this error message is showing...
could not create client to yp master:RPC program not resistered...

what is the solution. reply me
Kranti Mahmud
Honored Contributor

Re: NIS issue

Hi Subrata,

rpc.mountd is not running on the server. You probably just exported
the first filesystem from a machine that has never done NFS serving
before. Reboot the NFS server, if it is SunOS 4.X,. The
NFS server is running Solaris 2.X, run the following:

/etc/init.d/nfs.server start

Check the below link:

Dont look BACK as U will miss something INFRONT!
Steven Schweda
Honored Contributor

Re: NIS issue

> [...] Reboot the NFS server, [...]

"NIS" and "NFS" are spelled differently for a

A Web search for the error message might get
you better information.