[CentOS] NIS failover

Agile Aspect agile.aspect at gmail.com
Thu Dec 17 21:02:03 UTC 2009

On Thu, Dec 17, 2009 at 11:37 AM, Jason Pyeron <jpyeron at pdinc.us> wrote:
> We just updated our configuratiosn to have multiple NIS servers, when we
> initiated a test of client failover, we were disapointed.
> It seemed that the only way to get a filaover was to /etc/init.d/ypbind restart.
> It behaves as indicated in
> http://bugs.opensolaris.org/bugdatabase/view_bug.do?bug_id=5084845 using
> ypbind-1.17.2-13 on Centos 4.5 / Linux xxxxxxxxxxxx 2.6.9-55.0.12.ELsmp #1 SMP
> Fri Nov 2 12:38:56 EDT 2007 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux
> http://bugs.opensolaris.org/bugdatabase/view_bug.do?bug_id=4858192
> Any advice?

Are you broadcasting for the a NIS sever?

Probably should post your /etc/yp.conf file.

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